Gordon A. Moody, 87, of Kankakee, passed away Saturday (June 15, 2019) at Harvestview in Herscher.

He was born Oct. 21, 1931, in Kankakee, the son of George and Marian Campbell Moody. Gordon married Joan Curwick on Nov. 26, 1966, in Kankakee.

Gordon was a retired employee of Raspolich Material Co.

He enjoyed collecting clocks, playing cards and watching sporting events.

Gordon served our country in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.

He was of the Methodist faith.

Surviving are his wife, of Kankakee; son, Thomas and Tammy Cleary, of Chebanse; daughter, Jill and Trent Thomas, of Bloomington; sister, Bernice Fansler, of Florida; three grandchildren, Zachary Thomas, Scott Cleary and Rachel Strahl; and one great-grandchild, Oakley Strahl.

Preceding him in death were his parents: one sister; and eight brothers.

Memorial visitation was from 5 pm to 7 pm Wednesday, June 19, at Clancy-Gernon-Hertz Funeral Home in Kankakee. Private inurnment will be in Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Kankakee Valley or Harvestview of Herscher.