PHIPPSBURG – Emerson E. Moore, 78, died Sept. 18, 2006, at Midcoast Hospital, Bruns-wick. He was born Feb. 11, 1928, in Lubec, the son of Everett and Martha (Huckins) Moore. He served 22 years in the U.S. Navy, serving in World War II, the Korean War, and Vietnam. He worked as a welder at Pratt and Whitney in Connecticut and later at BIW in Bath. After retirement he enjoyed spending winters in Florida. He enjoyed family time, sports, playing cards, cooking, fishing and camping. One of his favorite things was cooking his famous spaghetti sauce for his family. He was a member of the American Legion Post 21, Bath and the VFW in Topsham. Survivors include his devoted and loving wife of 46 years, Mildred L. (Bryer) Moore; six children, Karan Burton of Hayes, Va., Deanna Knight of Whiting, Debra Hale of San Diego, Stephen Moore of Groton, Conn., Cheryl Moore of Georgetown and Frank Moore of Bath; four sisters, Rosemary Reynolds of Palmyra, Sylvia Kurt of Palmyra, Barbara Hamilton of Pittsfield and Ethel Allen of Palmyra; 16 grandchildren, many great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 22, at the chapel in the new section of the Maine Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery, 163 Mount Vernon Road, Augusta. A gathering of friends and family will be at American Legion Post 21, Bath, after the service.