Robert U. Moran |

Robert U. Moran

A visitation and Rosary will be held from 5-6:30 p.m. Monday, March 26, at Hooper and Weaver Mortuary for Robert U. “Bob” Moran. On Tuesday, March 27, at 11 a.m., a Mass will be held at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Grass Valley. Burial at St. Patrick’s Cemetery will follow. Mr. Moran passed away March 23 in Auburn after a hard-fought battle with cancer. He was 75.

Mr. Moran was born to Carl V. and Blanche Miles Moran in Dover, Tenn. In 1952, he moved to California from Chicago, Ill. He received his bachelor’s degree from San Francisco State University.

Mr. Moran served in the U.S. Air Force for four years before getting a job with Chevron Corp., where he enjoyed a successful career for 32 years.

Mr. Moran was a resident of Lake Wildwood for 19 years. He was a member of Chevron Gold Country Retirees and enjoyed hiking, golf, reading, bike riding and travel, especially to Arizona.

Mr. Moran is survived by his wife of 53 years, Jeanne; sons and daughters-in-law, Bob and Lori, Larry and Marianne and Joe and LeeAnn; daughter, Cathie; son, Ron; sister, Sue Gregorovic; and his much beloved grandchildren, Katie, Jeff, Jamie, Jim, Jack and Kelly Moran.

Mr. Moran will be missed by his family and friends and will be in their hearts and thoughts forever.

Memorial contributions can be made to KARE Crisis Nursery, P.O. Box 2080, Grass Valley, 95945.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

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