Colton James Moore

January 24, 1994 - August 12, 2018

Colton James Moore

January 24, 1994 - August 12, 2018

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Obituary for Colton James Moore

MOORE, COLTON JAMES (CJ)
We lost our light on Sunday August 12, 2018 following a tragic accident at Port Burwell, C.J. age 24.
Loving and devoted son of Janice and Charlie Moore. Loved brother to Kelly Mitchell and her husband Chris of Kitchener, and Trevor Moore and his wife Debbie of St. Jacobs. Loving uncle to Madison and Sydney Mitchell and Joshua and Tyson Moore. C.J. is the beloved nephew of Paula Lemieux, Andrea Lemieux, Ellie (Dan) Squires, Wayne (Ann) Moore, Ralph (Linda) Moore and Dianne (David) Fine. Colton James is lovingly survived by a number of cousins and other family members. Pre-deceased by uncles Henry Lemieux and Allan Lemieux (Sharron) and his wonderful grandparents Neil and Lois Moore and Harry and Monique Lemieux. C.J. was a University of Waterloo, Bio Medical engineering student, graduating in 2019. C.J. was a Nationally ranked Springboard and Platform diver. He was working on his dream to return to diving, and again trying to qualify for the Olympics. But most of all CJ was a kind, sweet, funny soul who was loved by everyone who met him.
Visitation will take place at the Graham A. Giddy Funeral Home 617 King St. N. Waterloo (across from Home Depot) on Thursday August 23 from 7 to 9 p.m. and Friday August 24 from 2 to 4 p.m. A celebration of life will be held at the Humanities Theatre at the University of Waterloo, on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 11 A.M. Reception to follow. Cremation has taken place. Remembrances to the K-W Diving Club or the Humane Society of Kitchener would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the GRAHAM A. GIDDY FUNERAL HOME AND CHAPEL, WATERLOO. 519 888 7700. ggfh.waterloo@gmail.com

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