Richard Beaver Moyer Obituary

Date of Birth:

Friday, October 4th, 1929

Date of Death:

Friday, November 16th, 2012

Funeral Home:

Falk Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc. - Hellertown
1418 Main Street
Hellertown, Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES


Richard B. Moyer, 83, of Allentown, died peacefully in his home November 16, 2012. Born in October 1929 in Sellersville, PA, he was the son of the late Earl and Hattie Mae (Beaver) Moyer. Richard attended Lebanon Valley College and later earned a Master's Degree from Lehigh University. Richard served in the US Army Signal Corp during the Korean War, and later worked as an elementary school teacher. A life long resident of Pennsylvania, Richard enjoyed the outdoors including fishing, camping, and walking along the Appalachian trail. He was the widower of Betty (Snavely) Moyer.

Surviving are 5 sons: Daniel, of Breaux Bridge, LA; Paul, of Catskill, NY; John, of Claremore, OK; Matthew and Thomas, both of Allentown, and 4 grandchildren.

Services will be private. The Falk Funeral Homes & Crematory, Hellertown.

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