Alex Moore Service Set for May 15

Family and friends will celebrate the life of Alex Moore at a memorial service Tuesday,
May 15, at 4 p.m. at Santa Barbara Community Church, 1002 Cieneguitas Road in Santa
Barbara. A reception at the church will follow the service.

Moore, an assistant professor of kinesiology at Westmont, died May 9 from complications following surgery for Crohn’s disease. He was 31.

A fund has been established to support Moore’s wife, Kirsten, and their first child, due
in July. Kirsten is the head women’s basketball coach at Westmont. In lieu of flowers,
please consider making a donation to the benefit fund by mailing a check to: Kirsten
Moore Benefit, Attn: Brennan de Raad, 2927 De la Vina Street, Santa Barbara, CA

A Facebook page provides “a place for loved ones of Alex Moore to come to celebrate
his life, share stories/photographs, post messages to family and grieve together.

For more information about Moore, please see:


  1. Michele, Lauren and Jaedyn Rock says:

    We had the privilege of witnessing how deep Alex and Kirsten’s love is for one another and I know this love for Kirsten, the baby, and all Alex touched will last a lifetime.

    We are thinking of you at this difficult time. With sympathy on your loss and praying for you, your baby and your family often. Our hearts share in your grief.