"Concerned with the General Welfare of the Deaf of Iowa"

Updated  August 3, 2021

Dwight D. Poore

April 7,1959--February 15, 2020

Dwight D. Poore, age 60, of Council Bluffs, passed away February 15, 2020 in Simi Valley, California.

Dwight was born April 7, 1959 in Glenwood, Iowa to the late Robert and Kathrine (Duggan) Poore, Jr. He graduated from Iowa School for the Deaf in 1977 and attended IWCC. Dwight married Grace Fears on July 22, 1995. He was a farmer and a member of the Christ Church of the Deaf.

In addition to his parents, Dwight was preceded in death by two sisters, Virginia Poore and June Parks.

Dwight is survived by his wife of 24 years, Grace Poore; sons, Jason (Rebekkah) Reilich, Jesse (Melinda) Poore; grandchildren, Malakih Anderson, Mason and Carter Reilich, Kaleb Poore; siblings, Jerry Ann Poore, Eileen Vicic, Bill Poore, Mary Kay Rule, Roberta Maloney, twin brothers, Steve and Alan Poore, Clyel Bolger and Gina Bostmeyer; many nieces and nephews.

There was a funeral service for him last Friday, February 28, 2020 at 2 Cutler-O'Neill Meyer-Woodring Funeral Home & Crematory, 545 Willow Avenue, Council Bluffs, IA 51503. 

Thanks to Diane Tekippe for the information.