Charles “Cap” V. Moore, Jr.

Charles “Cap” V. Moore, Jr. 80, of Grafton VA, passed away on Thursday, November 17, 2022.  Cap retired from the Air Force in 1990, after 30 years of service.  He loved to work and continued his employment at the shipyard for 14 years, and 7 years at Busch Gardens.

Cap is preceded in rest by his parents, Charles and Pat, and a sister, Jane. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Joanne; son Charles J. “Joe” of Richmond VA, daughters, Brenda, and Mindy of New Hampshire; sister, June of Mass; grandchildren: Jason, Heather, Zoe, Collin, Mason, Maya, Coco; great-granddaughters, Annaleigh and Adalyn; and many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends at Peninsula Funeral Home, on Monday, November 28 from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. with a funeral service following at the funeral home at 2:00 p.m. with military honors.

Burial will be held later in Arlington National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers please donate to your local food bank. 

Arrangements are under the care of Peninsula Funeral Home, 11144 Warwick Blvd., Newport News, VA 23601.


  1. Buelow Family

    Our deepest sympathies to the Moore Family for the loss of a wonderful man. Rest in peace CAP. Our thoughts and prayers to the Moore Family. The Buelow’s, Jim, Susan and Family.

  2. CC

    I’m so sorry for the loss of your dear loved one. May you find comfort from God’s wonderful promise to wipe out every tear from their eyes and death will be no more, neither will mourning, outcry, pain be anymore. The former things have passed away.- Revelation 21:4 Condolences

  3. Dan & Kathy Phillips and families

    We will miss you more than words can say. You were a man of great generosity, integrity and humility. You shared love with your family and friends and gave our family many happy memories. Rest in peace Cap.

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