Candice Moore 1951-2023
Candice “Candy” Lou Moore, 72, Benbrook, Texas, died Friday, Oct. 13, 2023, at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, Denton, Texas.
She was born Aug. 14, 1951, in Beatrice, Neb., the daughter of Harold LaVerne Moore and Donna Jean Pike Moore. Her family lived in many towns during her childhood, and she graduated from Mayetta High School in 1969.
Ms. Moore was a hairdresser for 50 years. She also volunteered for more than 25 years at Western Hills Elementary and with other organizations.
She married Wayne Boeckman on June 6, 1970. They divorced.
Survivors include a daughter, Brandy Boeckman; stepfather, Jake Huyett, Holton; aunt, Betty Gillham, Lincoln, Neb.; and several cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Ms. Moore donated her body for research. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association or 4PAWS Benbrook. Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Holton is in charge of arrangements.