Nelson James Moore, 96, of Mesa, Arizona passed away November 9, 2017. He was born in Unity, Saskatchewan, Canada to Nelson E. and Sarah James Moore.

Survivors include a daughter, Pamela Hoenicke; a son, Nelson Moore; a sister, Gwendolyn Suttle; 4 grandchildren; and 8 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife of 70 years, Gwendolyn; an infant son, Bruce; a sister, Myfanwy Gristwood; and grandson, William Reames.

Before immigrating and becoming a US citizen, Mr. Moore served in the Royal Canadian Air Force during WW II, serving as an engine mechanic on the Lancaster Bombers in England.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 9:15 am with services to follow at 10:00 am at the Boulder Creek Stake Center, 3025 S Hawes Rd, Mesa, AZ. Graveside Services will follow at Mountain View Cemetery, 7900 E Main St, Mesa, AZ.