Dolores Rae Moore

1928 - 2021



Dolores passed on February 20, 2021 at home surrounded by her loving family. Her husband built the home in 1950 and she refused to move anywhere else.

Dolores was born February 5, 1928 in Watsonville, CA to Fred and Lavisa (Johnston) Baese. She attended local schools and graduated from Watsonville High School in 1946.

She met the love of her life Frank Moore in 1944 on the beach near Camp McQuaide where he was stationed with the Navy. They married June 30, 1946 and had 67 wonderful years before his death in 2014. Dolores was committed to her family and friends. She was a homemaker, actively involved in her children and grandchildren's activities. She will be missed by all.

In retirement Dolores and Frank liked to travel. Joining their daughter's family going to Morocco, Mexico, Hawaii, a cruise to Alaska, also New Zealand & Australia with the Watsonville Band; they took two trips to Canada and more cruises with friends.

She is survived by her daughter Janice (Frank) Onufray and granddaughter Trish McGrath (Paul Jimenez); son Thomas (Maureen) Moore and grandchildren Christopher Moore and Michelle (Floyd) Mabrey and four great-grandsons.

There will be no services as per her request.

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