Dr. E. Albert (Al) Moody, 1917-2003
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
N 44° 04.326 W 121° 16.660
10T E 637919 N 4881322
Al Moody Park history sign.
Waymark Code: WM3ZXJ
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 06/13/2008
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
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This sign is located in Al Moody Park in Bend. The sign is located south of the picnic area.

Marker Name: Dr. E. Albert (Al) Moody, 1917-2003
Marker Text: This park is named in honor of Dr. Moody who was Bend’s first pediatrician. He began his practice in 1950 and was a beloved friend and doctor to many of Bend’s families. He was also a devoted husband and father of six xhildren, an avid runner, skier and a deeply spiritual man. Dr. Moody served as an original member of the Bend Metro Park and Recreation District Board of Directors. He also served four terms on city council, one year as Major, and was an active member of the Kiwanis Club. The sounds of children enjoying this park pay tribute to Dr. Moody’s life and contributions to the Bend community.

Historic Topic: Modern Age 1900 to date

Group Responsible for placement: City Government

Marker Type: City

Region: Central Oregon

County: Deschutes

State of Oregon Historical Marker "Beaver Board": Not listed

Web link to additional information: Not listed

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