In memory of

   Maurice Alkire



Maurice "Moe" Alkire, aged 84, of Croton, MI, formerly of Lehigh Acres, FL, went to join his wife and Heavenly Father on Monday, May 4, 2009 at the Grand Rapids Home For Veterans, with his family by his side. He was preceded in death by his wife, Pearl, and his brother, Richard. Surviving are his daughter, Sandy and Dennis Stauffer; his granddaughters, Amy and Aaron Barto, Jackie and Pat Remington; four great grandchildren, Jacob, Nicole, Alexandra, and Kyle; step grandchildren, Jesica and Nick Irwin, and Brian Stauffer; his dear friend and brother-in-law, John Charles, and brothers-in-law, Joe and Bud Charles; a few special nieces, nephews, and many dear friends. Moe served in the U.S. Army Air Corps. during WWII, was a life charter member of the AMVET Post #23, the Walter Howard American Legion Croton Post #381, a member of AMBUCS, Sad Sacks, 40&8, the Elks Club #2602 in Lehigh Acres, FL and Fremont, the Moose Lodge, VFW Post in Ft. Myers, FL, and Newaygo, he enjoyed nature and just being outdoors, and loved spending time with his family and many dear friends. In keeping with his wishes, cremation has taken place and a Wake in Remembrance of Moe and his wife, Pearl will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, May 16, 2009 at the Walter Howard American Legion Croton Post #381 in Croton, MI, with Chaplain Tony Hoag officiating. Interment is in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens in Grand Rapids.

Lot Location – Veterans 476-D-1

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