Paul H. Moyer

July 26, 1923 ~ December 12, 2019 (age 96)


Paul Himmelreich Moyer, 96, died December 12, 2019 at Reading Hospital & Medical Center, West Reading.


He was the widower of Jean E. (Burkhart) Moyer, who died February 17, 2017.  They had been married 66 years.


Born, July 26, 1923, in Oley, he was a son of the late Edwin O. and Annie H. (Himmelreich) Moyer.


Paul was a 1941 graduate of Oley High School.


He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II.


A carpenter, he was employed as a foreman with Weber Construction for 39 years, retiring in 1989.  After retirement, he was self-employed doing carpentry work for a number of years.


Paul was a lifetime member of the Oley Fire Company, and was recently recognized as the oldest member of the American Legion - Oley Chapter.


Surviving is his daughter, Sylvia L., wife of Dennis J. Stellmach of Annville; his grandson, Aaron W., husband of Katie R. Slemmer; and two great grandsons, Braiden and Jacob Slemmer, all of Oley.


Also surviving is his nephew, Barry E. Moyer of Yorktown, VA, and his niece, Brenda K. Moyer of Oley.


Paul was preceded in death by a niece, Beverly A. Ehst.


Services will be held Tuesday, December 17th at 11 a.m. in Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., 423 Main Street, Oley.  A viewing will be held from 10-11 a.m. Burial will follow the service at St. Michael’s Cemetery, Hamburg.


Contributions may be made to Zion Spies Evangelical Reformed Church, 318 Spies Church Road, Reading, PA 19606.


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December 17, 2019

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc.
423 Main Street
Oley, PA 19547

Funeral Service
December 17, 2019

11:00 AM
Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc.
423 Main Street
Oley, PA 19547

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