Reta Joy Moyer
Reta Joy Moyer, 91, of Danville, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019, at Grandview Health Homes in Danville.

She was the daughter of the late Warren and Alena (Breon) Stuck.

She graduated from Sunbury High School.

Reta was the devoted wife to her husband of 35 years, Homer M. Moyer who preceded her in death on Aug. 27, 1985. They were married Oct. 16, 1949.

She was an avid Penn State Football fan as well as a Philadelphia Phillies fan. Reta's life was centered around her home and her family. She will be warmly remembered for the holiday dinners she lovingly prepared for her loved ones for many years.

Reta is survived by one daughter, Lee Ann Boggs and her husband Glen of Danville.

A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, at Northumberland Memorial Park, Stonington.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Danville SPCA, 1467 Bloom Road, Danville, PA 17821 or the Mommy and Me Pet Rescue, 610 E. Fifth St., Mount Carmel, PA 17851.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Visneski Funeral Home, 42 W. Mahoning St., Danville PA 17821.

www.visneski.com
Published on December 2, 2019

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Judith (Judy) Campbell
Dec 06, 2019
My brother Gary and I were Retas cousins on our fathers side of the family...there were only four of us...and we lost “Skip” many years ago. Reta always told me she really looked forward to my birth because she was the oldest at 13. I remember fondly visits to my Aunt Lena & Uncle Pete’s home in the summer when I was little....and idolized her as a teen..and a majorette in the SHS band. Oh the special memories!
Unfortunately because of distance, we didn’t stay close but another favorite memory was when she sent me a picture of her holding LeeAnn when she was a baby...and I was a teenager!.. ..Oh the memories.! Then in 2000 when a cousin who lived in Northumberland on my mothers s
...ide died , we reconnected and over the next 19 years stayed in touch pretty regularly. She, LeeAnn & Glen even visited my home and we went to Va. Beach . She loved the beach and yes always had a beautiful tan!
Reta is my last contac with my fathers side of the family and I will miss her always....especially when visiting Sunbury & Northumberland!
...Oh the memories!!!
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Cathy Simpson Dunbar
Dec 05, 2019
Dear Lee Ann,
I'm so very sorry for your loss. I have many fond memories of spending time with our families getting together for picnics, etc. when we were young. Now the great high school buddies are together again and Heaven will never be the same.
Blessings to you and your family,
Cathy
aka: June's daughter
Lydia Mace
Dec 03, 2019
Reta & Homey were great neighbors that I remember as a child growing up.. I will always remember spending many summer days either sitting on the front porch or in the kitchen talking, or then laying out working on our tans, (Reta was always so tan in the summer.) They included us like we were family and even took my brother & I to Wildwood one summer. During the holidays we would go over every year as a kid and watch Emmet Otters Jug Band Christmas. These memories make my heart smile when I think of them.. they truly were the best neighbors.
Kathy Latsha
Dec 02, 2019
I will remember Mrs. Moyer for her kindness and the travels that her friends, Lee Ann, and I took together, especially when she tried to teach me to float in a pool in New England! These memories warm my heart.
Linda McGrail
Dec 02, 2019
Reta was always so welcoming when I joined you guys on the back deck. She appreciated a good meal, but nothing got in the way of her Phillies! I hope you can remember for a long life, well lived.