Passed away peacefully two days after his 90th birthday at the Health Sciences Centre. Predeceased by his soul mate of 62 years Joyce, parents Robert and Agnes Moores, brothers Tom, Emerson, George, and sister Mame; in-laws Selby and Elsie Thistle. Left to mourn with fond and loving memories his daughter Ruby Moores and a large circle of nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews. He spent his entire career with McNamara Construction, and was fortunate to have made and kept friendships throughout his time there and well into his retirement. He was also fortunate to have had a circle of loving and supportive friends from his childhood home of Small Point, Conception Bay.
The family would like to extend their gratitude to the health care team of 5 South A for their special care of Herb during his final moments and for the compassion shown to Ruby at that difficult time.
Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, St. John’s, on Monday, November 16, 2020 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held from the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Tuesday, November 17 at 2 p.m. with interment to follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Donations in Herb’s memory may be made to a charity of one’s choice.