Robert Lee Moyer Sr., 56, a resident of Beverly, passed away Wednesday evening, June 4, 2014, in Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.
He was born June 25, 1957, in Elkins, a son of the late Kenneth Ervin Moyer and the late Carrie Showalter Moyer.
On Sunday, Jan. 29, 1984, he was married to Sheila Denise Phillips Moyer, who survives in Beverly.
Also surviving are his sons, Robert "Robbie" Moyer Jr., Zachery Scott Moyer and companion, Shelby Stalnaker, and Robert Joseph Howell, all of Beverly. A granddaughter, Peyton Lenee Howell, one brother, William "Bill" Moyer and wife, Stella Faye, of Elkins; one sister, Sharon Louise Fenstermacher and husband, John, of Elkins, his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Robert "Steve" Phillips and Emma K. Phillips of Beverly; nine nieces and nephews, John Fenstermacher, Chandra Shifflett, Chris Moyer, April Coffman, Heather Hill, Shawn Phillips, Eva, Remington and Easton Phillips; and nine great-nieces and great-nephews, Kelsie Hill, McKenzie and Riley Phillips, J.T. Chenoweth, Makayla Chenoweth, Jake and Baylee Shifflett, Liam Moyer and Maddie Fenstermacher also survive.
Robert was a graduate of Elkins High School with the class of 1975. He worked for Union Tool until its closure and later was employed by Heilig Meyers and Bruce Hardwood and was employed by Charles D. Roberts at the time of his disability. He served on the Water and Sewer Board for the town of Beverly for 19 years, was a member of the Beverly Volunteer Fire Department for 20 years, an active member of Urbancrest Baptist Church and a former Cub Scout Master for Cub Scout Pack 66 in Beverly receiving Cub Scouts highest award.
Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. today at Tomblyn Funeral Home in Elkins. A funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Sunday, June 8, from the funeral home chapel with Pastor Bill Perry, the Rev. Stella Faye Moyer and Pastor David Fisher officiating. Interment will follow in Beverly Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Moyer Family, 399 Main St., Beverly, WV 26253. Tomblyn Funeral Home of Elkins is in charge of the arrangements for Robert Lee Moyer Sr. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tomblynfuneralhome.com.