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🇺🇸 Elizabeth Moyer, 72 – Hard-working, Served in Army National Guard

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Elizabeth May Moyer, 72, formerly of Market St., Auburn, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, January 19, 2020 at Pine Brook Assisted Living Center, where she resided.

Born on May 11, 1947 in Pottsville, she was a daughter of the late Peter and Helen D. Gavaletz Spontak.

She was the loving wife of Brian K. Moyer, to whom she married on October 31, 1992, at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, Summer Hill.

Elizabeth enjoyed cooking, baking, shopping at malls, spending time outdoors, hiking with her husband and their fox terrier companions, Spunky, Prince and King.

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Elizabeth was a 1965 graduate of St. Clair High School. She began her working career for Panther Valley Loan Co. in Schuylkill Haven. In 1969, she joined People’s Safe Deposit Bank in St. Clair, working at the new drive in branch in Mill Creek as Officer-Head Teller. She worked at M & T Bank from 1983 as Branch Manager/Officer in Cressona. She began working for the Commonwealth of Pa. Division of Liquor Control in Harrisburg in 1993. She retired December 31, 2008.

She was a member of St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, Summer Hill and life member of the Pine Grove Historical Society.

She proudly served her country in the Army National Guard for 17 years, honorably discharged with rank of Sergeant.

Funeral Services will be held on Friday, January 24, 2020 at 11 a.m. at the H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., Pine Grove with Pastor Ken McDowell officiating. There will be a viewing on Friday, January 24, 2020, from 9:30-11 a.m. at the Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Schuylkill Memorial Park, Schuylkill Haven.

In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer contributions be made to the St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, 1235 Summer Hill Rd. Auburn, PA 17922 in her memory.
The H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., Pine Grove is in charge of arrangements and you may send condolences online at

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