Randy Moyer Sr., 64, Vietnam vet, mechanic

By on June 15, 2011

Randy L. Moyer Sr., 64, of Stevens, passed away Saturday, June 11, 2011 at Ephrata Community Hospital.

He was born in Terre Hill to Alvin and Mildred Moyer. He was the husband of Mary K. (Kelley) Moyer.

Randy served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam Era. He worked as a mechanic for Mi-Jan Fabrics for 20 years. He also worked at Bollman Hat Factory in Adamstown.

Randy was a former member of the Adamstown Volunteer Fire Company. He was also a member of the American Legion and DAV Berks County Chapter. He liked woodworking, making clocks and camping. He especially enjoyed time with his wife and family.

He is survived by two sons: Michael A., husband of Kelley (Mohler) Moyer, of Ephrata; and Daniel R. Palmer, of Akron; two daughters: Tammy W. Moyer, of Ephrata; and Laura Palmer, wife of David Hibshman, of Myerstown; a granddaughter: Beth Krause, whom he raised; a brother: Alvin J. Moyer, of Ephrata; grandchildren: Mitchell and Cordell Moyer; five step grandchildren; seven step great-grandchildren.

A viewing will be held June 16 from 6-8 p.m. at the Roseboro Stradling Funeral Home, 533 Walnut St. in Denver. Funeral services will be held June 17 at 2 p.m. Interment will follow in the Terre Hill Cemetery. Military honors will be accorded by the Red Rose Veterans Honor Guard.

If desired, memorial contributions in Randy’s memory may be made to Kidney Foundation of Central PA, Old Liberty Square, 4813 Jonestown Road, Harrisburg, PA 17109.

Arrangements were made by Roseboro Stradling Funeral & Cremation Services Inc., Denver. Online condolences can be given at roseborostradling.com.

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