Lucille A. Moore — Austin

AUSTIN — A memorial service for Lucille A. Moore will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Church of Christ in Austin, with the Revs. Steve DeFor and Dave DeFor officiating. Interment will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Austin.

Mrs. Moore, 91, of Austin, died Friday (April 13, 2007) at Sacred Heart Care Center.

Lucille Ann Svejkovsky was born March 18, 1916, in Austin. She moved with her parents to London, Minn., where she started school. At age 10, her family moved to Austin, and she graduated from Austin High School in 1933. She worked at the Geo. A. Hormel Co. for 12 years. She married Allan Moore; they later divorced. She lived in Aitkin, Minn., for a year and owned and operated Anglers Rest Resort. In 1947, she returned to Austin and started working for Roger’s Jewelry, where she worked for 33 years. Retiring in 1980, she then volunteered at Austin Medical Center, where she managed the gift shop for 15 years. She also volunteered at the Jay C. Hormel Nature Center, Mower County Historical Society and her church. She enjoyed traveling, and her hobbies were golf and bowling.

Survivors include a brother, Roger (Betty) Svejkovsky of Austin. She was preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters.

Friends may call an hour before the service at the church.


Mayer Funeral Home of Austin is in charge of arrangements.

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