Charles E. Moran Jr. passed away peacefully at home, Jan. 12, 2021, surrounded by loved ones, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born Feb. 1, 1948, in Spokane, Wash., to Charles and Jacqueline Moran.
Charles graduated from Gonzaga Preparatory School and spent most of his life in Battleground, Wash. He was the proprietor of Battle Ground Napa Auto Parts and CM Auto Repair. Charles lived his last four years in Priest Lake, Idaho.
He is survived by his children, son, Jeff Moran (Kristi) of Vancouver; daughter, Jennifer Tanner (Rob) of Camas, Wash.; grandchildren, Jeffery Moran Jr., Ryan Markham, Tyler Markham, Megan Brown, and Eric Brown; two sisters, Jacqueline Peirone (Jim) of Priest Lake, Idaho, and Yvette Martin (Jon) of Sitka, Alaska; his companion, Connie Gibson; two great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and cousins.
A celebration of life will was held at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 22, 2021, at The Inn at Priest Lake in Coolin, Idaho.