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Dwight J. Moore, 60 – Firefighter for 40 Years

Dwight J. Moore, 60, of Pottsville, passed away Friday, January 20th, suddenly with his wife Amanda at his side.

Dwight was born in Phoenixville, on May 11, 1962, a son of the late Elaine (Bond) and John K. Moore. He was the husband of Amanda (Kiefer) Moore. They were married on June 27th, 2008.

He was previously employed as an Office Repair Technician for Staples Cressona.

He was a firefighter for over 40 years and was also a Deputy Fire Police Commissioner and Commander of Sons of American Legion, Post #38.

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In addition to his wife Amanda, of 14 years, Dwight is survived by his stepdaughter, Kelsey, wife of Alex Fidler and their daughter Adalynn; and stepson, Shane Otto.

Dwight is also survived by two brothers, John K. Moore, Jr., husband of Denise and Chad Moore, husband of Diane.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Monday January 30th, at 11 a.m. at Hamilton – Breiner Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc. in Orwigsburg, Visitation will begin at 10 a.m.

Interment will be held at Cressona Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Red Creek Wildlife Center 300 Moon Hill Drive, Schuylkill Haven, PA 17961

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