Kathy Bundock Moore

Kathy Bundock Moore, Ph.D., 62, passed away Friday, December 5, 2014, in Greeley, Colorado. She was born August 23, 1952, in North Hollywood, California. Her father, Roland E. Bundock of Wallingford, Connecticut, was a bass player with the Glenn Miller Orchestra and the NBC Studio Orchestra. Her mother, Marjorie A. (Wurzburg) Bundock of Memphis, Tennessee, was a professional harpist. She moved to Greeley in 1978 and married Bruce Alan Moore of Denver, Colorado, June 5, 1982, in Greeley, Colorado. For over 30 years, Dr. Moore, Professor Emeritus, taught harp and music theory at the University of Northern Colorado and was the principal harpist of the Greeley Philharmonic Orchestra. She earned Bachelors and Masters Degree in music from the Eastman School of Music, and her Ph.D. from Michigan State University. She wrote and published twenty-five harp arrangements and instructional books. She recorded three CDs of music by Jackson Berkey, pianist of Mannheim Steamroller. She was a national competition judge for the American Harp Society, an editor of the American Harp Journal, and a teacher certification judge for the Suzuki Association. She was known for her lively sense of humor, love of teaching, and joy in life. She enjoyed bird-watching, gardening and genealogy. She is survived by her husband, Bruce Alan Moore, her son, Eric Robert Moore, and her sister, Jeanie (Bradley) Friedland, in-laws, Robert F. and Ruth L. Moore, sisters-in-law, Valerie (Terry Bertin) Moore, and Stacy Moore, nieces, Lisa Friedland and Lexi Bertin, nephews, Jeremy and David Friedland, and Jeffrey Bertin-Moore. Kathy was preceded in death by her parents, Roland E. Bundock and Marjorie A. (Wurzburg) Bundock. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society in care of Stoddard Funeral Home.

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