Eleanor Moyer

Obituary of Eleanor Thelma Moyer

Eleanor Thelma (Cook) Moyer, 98, of Gilbertsville, PA, passed away on Friday, January 22, 2021, at Parkhouse Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. Born in Reading, PA, on June 3, 1922, Eleanor was the daughter of the late Joseph and Mabel (Roth) Cook.

Eleanor retired at the age of 83 from Weis Bakery, which she said was the most enjoyable place she ever worked. She was a founding member of Still Waters Grace Brethren Church and The Ministries at Main Street Shelter. She loved her family, and in past years, she enjoyed gardening, playing piano, and watching Lawrence Welk.

She is lovingly remembered by her children, Keemer G. Moyer Jr., husband of Lillian, Hereford, PA, Bonnie J. Moyer-Meduri, Runnemede, NJ; and Reverend Karl L. Moyer, husband of Melissa, Pottstown, PA; and eleven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Eleanor is predeceased by her son, Walston Gerald Moyer; her brothers, Joseph Cook Jr., Robert Cook, and Earl Mengle; and her sisters, Katie Lauer and Rosalind Johnson.

A graveside service will take place on Thursday, June 3, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. at Fairview Cemetery, 317 W. Philadelphia Ave., Boyertown, PA 19512. A luncheon will follow at: Keystone Fire Company, 240 N. Walnut St., Boyertown, PA 19512.

Memorial contributions can be made in Eleanor’s memory to: The Ministries at Main Street Shelter online at http://ministriesatmainstreet.org/donate.html or by mailing a check to Still Waters Grace Brethren Church, 256 S. Hanover St., Pottstown, PA 19465.

Houck & Gofus Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464, will be handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.houckgofusfuneralhome.com.