Robert Donald Moen was born on July 30, 1927 in Madison, Wi. to Alma and Issac Moen. He served in the US Coast Guard as a radio operator during World War II and was stationed in the Aleutien Islands. After the war he graduated from UWM-Madison with a BS degree and worked as an Insurance Adjuster before coming to the VA in 1963. He worked as a clerk/ typist and computer operator in the IT program. He lived and worked at the VA for 55 years. He also served as Post Commander for the American Legion and VFW and received many awards for his work as a Historian. He received the Eisenhower College of Armed Forces Award that was signed by 2 Generals and 1 Colonel on July 5, 1961. He enjoyed music and photography, which were a big part of his life, as was his involvement in the VA Alumni Club. He was also an avid reader.
He is the beloved uncle of Diana Moen, Gail Cerridwen, David Wyckoff, Donald Wyckoff, Lori Wyckoff, Lynn (Wyckoff) Elwailly and is also survived by his sister Arlene Wyckoff and long time friend of 30 years, Pat Kingbery.
A memorial visitation will be held Sunday April 8th, 2018 from 2:30-4:30pm at THE FUNERAL HOME with a service to follow at 4:30.
Donations appreciated to the VA Chapel.