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Ray E. Moore ’50

Raymond E. Moore ’50, August 19, 1997, in Portland, following an extended illness. He entered the premed program at Reed after serving in the U.S. Army Air Force during World War II, and earned an MD from the University of Oregon Medical School in 1953. He returned to the air force for a residency in family practice, graduating in 1955. He established a family practice in Lake Grove, Oregon, where he worked until moving to the Greeley Clinic in Portland. He retired from full time practice in 1990. From 1976 to 1980, he was director of Emanual Hospital’s family practice residency program, and also served on several staff committees with the hospital. He also trained classes of emergency medical technicians for the Portland Fire Bureau. He was an active volunteer in his community and was president of the Lake Grove Fire Board in the 1960s, was a board member of the Lake Grove Water Bureau, and was active in the Lake Grove Presbyterian Church. He is survived by his wife, a brother, two sons, a daughter, and two grandchildren.

Appeared in Reed magazine: November 1997

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