Dick Moore

Was born in 1947 in Portland, Ore., and moved to Tacoma in 1951. He graduated from Franklin Pierce High School in 1966 and joined the Tacoma Fire Department in June 1966. He retired from the department in February 2000 and became the chief of the Sumner Fire Department until his final retirement in 2003.

Dick spent several years with the Tacoma Firefighters, typically playing as a pitcher and outfielder. He and his wife Robin live in University Place.