A funeral mass was offered Aug. 6 at St. Joseph of the Palisades Church, West New York, for Erin Patrick Moore, 90, a lifelong resident of West New York. He passed away July 31. Born in Guttenberg, he was a retired police lieutenant for the West New York Police Department. He served in the Navy during WW II and Korea. Erin was a lifelong mentor who spent countless hours assisting police officers throughout the region as they prepared for promotion exams. He also coached girl’s basketball, bowling and softball at his alma mater, St. Joseph’s of the Palisades HS. He was the husband of Theresa Moore for 67 years; father of Barbara Graul and husband Douglas, Kevin Moore and wife Margaret, Eileen DeRojas and husband Alejandro, the late Susan Moore and husband Eugene Hernandez; grandfather of Alex, Kelly, Kristen, Patrick, Brian, Andrew, Matthew, Kerrin, Kathleen, Emily and great-grandfather of Cole. Also survived by nieces and nephews.
Services arranged by the Vainieri Funeral Home, North Bergen.