Charles  Moyer Sr.

Obituary of Charles Gary Moyer Sr.

Charles Gary Moyer Sr. (“Gary”), 80, passed away on May 5, 2021, at his home in North Coventry Twp., PA. Born in Pottstown, PA, on December 7, 1940, Gary was the son of the late Thomas L. Moyer Sr., and June (Evans) Moyer Maloney. 

Gary graduated from the Milton Hershey School in 1959, and often reminisced about the fond memories he had there, especially his time on the football team. He worked for Firestone Tire & Rubber Company in Pottstown, until the plant’s closing in 1983.

He is lovingly remembered by his wife, Dorothy A. Moyer; his sons, C. Gary Moyer Jr., husband of Lois, Maywood, NJ, Scott E. Moyer, husband of Eric Cicippio, Pottstown, PA, and Todd A. Moyer, husband of Christina, Linwood, NJ; his grandchildren, Kylie Copes, Logan (and wife, Mei), Claudia, Caroline, Carson, and Carly; his great-granddaughter, Maddison Pesini; and his nephew, Robert Eschbach, husband of Penny, Pottstown, PA.

In addition to his parents, Gary is predeceased by his brother, Thomas L. Moyer Jr.; and his sister, Joan A. Eschbach.

A viewing will take place on May 11, 2021, from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Houck & Gofus Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464. A Life Celebration will follow at 12:00 p.m. Interment will take place after the service at Highland Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Gary’s memory to: St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, 927 N. Franklin St., Pottstown, PA 19464.

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