Joel L. Moody, II

August 15, 1920 - July 16, 2014
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Poplar Grove, IL

Joel L. Moody, II, 93 left his mortal body on Wednesday evening, July 16, 2014, in Maple Crest Care Centre, Belvidere, IL.  He was born at Leachville, Arkansas, on August 15, 1920 the son of Joel L Moody, Sr. and Susan C. (Bailey) Moody.  He moved to northern Illinois in 1942.  Joel married Ruth V. Kennedy in 1944, she preceded him in death on April 7, 1997.  He worked at many jobs in his lifetime retiring in 1993.

He survived by one son Joel L. “Larry” (Carol) Moody III; daughters, Susan P. (James) Taylor, Melissa “Molly” Moody and Merry F. (Joe) Shane; ten grandchildren and several great-grandchildren; also various nieces and nephews and some truly great in-laws.  He is predeceased by his parents, wife; and daughter, Janice R. Church.

He was a member of Poplar Grove United Methodist Church where he served on the church board in one capacity or another since 1968.  He loved everyone and was friends with everyone he met.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, July 21, 2014 in Poplar Grove United Methodist Church, 105 E. Grove Street, Poplar Grove, IL with Pastor Danice Loveridge officiating.  Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the church.  Burial in Poplar Grove Cemetery.  Arrangements by Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services at Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere, IL.  Memorials can be given in care of Poplar Grove United Methodist Church or Capron Rescue Squad in Joel’s name.  To light a candle or to share a memory, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com

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Visitation Information

Date: Monday, July 21, 2014

Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Poplar Grove United Methodist Church

Address:

105 E. Grove Street, Poplar Grove, IL, 61065

Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the church.  Burial in Poplar Grove Cemetery.


Service Information

Date: Monday, July 21, 2014

Time: 11:00 am -

Poplar Grove United Methodist Church

Address:

105 E. Grove Street, Poplar Grove, IL, 61065

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, July 21, 2014 in Poplar Grove United Methodist Church, 105 E. Grove Street, Poplar Grove, IL with Pastor Danice Loveridge officiating.


Memorial Information

Memorials can be given in care of Poplar Grove United Methodist Church or Capron Rescue Squad in Joel’s name.


 

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Born: August 15, 1920
Died: July 16, 2014

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Anderson Funeral & Cremation Services

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The staff of Anderson Funeral & Cremation Services.

 

Renee Kirchner posted on 7/17/14

May God's angels wrap you in their loving arms and give you peace.

 

Mickey Johnson posted on 7/18/14

Will sure miss my singing buddy!

 

Kelly kreger Paulson posted on 7/18/14

So sorry to hear about Joel. he was a wonderful man.

 

Doneta Brandt posted on 7/19/14

My prayers and thoughts are with the family.

 

Jane Whitt posted on 7/20/14

I used to work with Joel. May he rest in peace.

 

Bob Kramer posted on 7/21/14

Our deepest condolence to your family on the death of Joel. He will be in our prayers. From Bob & Christine Kramer And Brian & Evelina & Samantha, & Izzabella,& Emily Kramer. Friends of Kenzie.

 

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