Dale R. Moore, 82, of Cortland passed away February 28, 2021 at Guthrie Cortland Hospital, Cortland. He was born September 29, 1938 in McGraw NY, the son of the late Peter R. and Neva Horton Moore. Dale was a lifelong resident of the area. He began his working career as a dairy farmer, then worked as a truck driver for Montgomery Ward before becoming a sales associate with them. He then went on to become assistant manager of the State Theater of Cortland. He then retired as co-owner of Leahy's Tavern. In his spare time he enjoyed listening to jazz and being with friends. He is survived by his brother Wayne Moore and his nephew Keith (Karin) Moore all of Florida, and his friends in Cortland. Burial will take place in the spring at the McGraw Cemetery on the family plot.