Lamar R. Moyer, 87, of Pottsville, passed away Tuesday, August 4th, at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Schuylkill, E. Norwegian St, Pottsville.
Born in Pine Grove, on November 12, 1932, a son of the late Catherine (Rehrer) and Paul Moyer.
He is survived by his wife, Eleanor M “Hewes” to whom he was married for 64 years.
He was a lifetime member of Jerusalem Lutheran Church, Schuylkill Haven.
He served in the U.S. Air Force as a A/1C in the Korean War. He received the Korean Service Medal, United Nations Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal and Good Conduct Medal.
He retired from Bell Telephone, working in the test center.
He was one of the founding members of the Schuylkill Federal Credit Union, Pottsviille and served on their Board of Directors from 1958-2004.
Lamar is survived by a son, Michael, husband of Donna Moyer, of Pottsville and a daughter, Tammy, wife of George Noecker, of Schuylkill Haven.
He is also survived by grandchildren Catherine Cohick wife of Justin, Christine Sabitsky wife of Jared, Caren Moyer, Ashley Richter wife of Justin and Tanner Noecker husband of Megan; great grandchildren Harlow, Penelope and Landon; and a brother Steven Moyer husband of Sue, Schuylkill Haven.
A Celebration of Life Funeral Service will be held 11:30 AM on Tuesday, August 11th at Jerusalem Lutheran Church in Schuylkill Haven with Rev. David Rowe officiating.
A public viewing will be held 10:30 until the time of the service at the church. Private interment with military honors will follow at Fort Indiantown Gap National Cemetery.