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John G. Moyle

John G. Moyle, age 67, 1830 Main Street, Bloomsburg (Lightstreet) died at his home at 5:40 a. m. Sunday, February  26, 2017 after having been in failing health for nine years.

Born on May 10, 1949 in Bloomsburg, he was a son of the late G. Frank and Daisy (Yeager) Moyle. He spent his entire life in the Bloomsburg area and was a 1967 graduate of Bloomsburg High School.

John was last employed as a truck driver by the Wise Snack Food,  Co., Berwick where he worked for 22 years before retiring in 2009. Earlier he drove trucks for the former Branch Motor Express Corp. and  Davenport Trucking prior to that.

He was a member of the Orangeville Sportsman's Club and Bloomsburg Elks Lodge 436, and a life member of the National Rifle Association and the Pennsylvania Archery Association. As an archer he won four state championships.

John was preceded in death by a sister, Violet Ellen Moyle.

Surviving are two daughters: Diane M., wife of Niles Keck, Columbia and Scarlett T., wife of Daniel Miller, Nescopeck; three grandchildren: Nicholas Deutsch, Lucas Miller and Katie Miller; a brother, Ralph Moyle and his wife Joanne, Bloomsburg; a sister, Ruby LaWall, Berwick; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

Memorials may be sent to the National Rifle Association, 11250 Waples Mill Road, Fairfax, VA 22030.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Dean W. Kriner, Inc., Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 325 Market Street, Bloomsburg.

 


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A candle was lit in memory of John Moyle

Kayla and Koy McCloskey Mar 2 2017 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathy to your family. John was a kind man who will be missed. I hope your memories bring you comfort at this difficult time.
Sincerely,
Kimberly Downs

Kimberly Downs Mar 2 2017 12:00 AM

I always considered John my best archery friend. We competed at archery tournaments for many years shooting in the same classification and always asking at registration time to be put in the same shooting group. He had a phenomenal memory from which he would recall story after story including scores I shot and even the brand of bow I was using at the time. I always smile when I think of how he would kick dirt, a stone or stump right after he shot an errant arrow. Wish I had a video of those moments. We winter in Florida from January to May each year now, but we always tried to see John before heading south. This past year, we went to Bloomsburg three times for breakfast with John the last being Dec 30th. Our December meeting showed things were not good with his health. My last email to/from him was Feb 19th and he had his usual good sense of humor. Even though my wife and I knew this day was coming, it is not any easier to handle. At least now he is not suffering. Our condolences to his family. He was a kind and good human being. Rest in peace old friend.

Gary Seymour
Wyalusing, PA

Gary Seymour Mar 1 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Moyle

Tom and Donna Murphy Mar 1 2017 12:00 AM

Heaven has gained another special person. John was the best brother-in-law anyone could ask for. He was genuine, kind, and thoughtful of others. He was a hard worker and cared about his family. His sense of humor was unmatched. We have many fond memories of our time spent together. Whenever his name is mentioned a smile is soon to be made. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family during this difficult time. John will be missed but never forgotten.

Tom and Donna Murphy Mar 1 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Moyle

Diane and Niles Keck Mar 1 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Moyle

Scarlett, Dan, Lucas & Katie Miller Mar 1 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Moyle

Judi wyatt Schroeder Feb 27 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Moyle

Brandy Drucker Feb 27 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Moyle

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