- January 14, 2015
Gene Moorman, 71, passed away Sunday, June 14, 2015, after a short battle with cancer.
He will be remembered, not only for being a wonderful husband, father, friend and coach, but also for his time at the ballfield for mentoring, umpiring and videoing Little League, Lakeview Junior High and West Orange High School ballgames.
He was born in Mississippi but moved to Winter Garden shortly thereafter, where he attended local schools, graduating from Lakeview High School in 1963. He worked at the local phone company for 31 years.
He is survived by his wife/high school sweetheart Elaine; sons, Scott and Brian; grandsons, Hunter and Brock; sister, Lucy Bradford; and brother, Buddy Moorman.
Services will be held Friday, June 19, at Baldwin-Fairchild Funeral Home, 428 E Plant St., Winter Garden. Viewing will begin at 10 a.m., with a short service at 11 a.m. He will be buried at the Winter Garden Cemetery.