Thomas J. Moyer

December 23, 2016  
WATERTOWN, N.Y.  —  Thomas Jay  "Tom" Moyer, 56, died Thursday, Dec. 22, 2016, at Hospice of Jefferson County, Watertown, NY, from complications of diabetes.

Thomas was born on August 4, 1960, in New Kensington, PA, a son of Walter D. Moyer, Sr. and Dolores J. (Covey) Moyer. He graduated from Apollo Ridge High School in Spring Church, PA, class of 1979. Thomas joined the US Coast Guard, where he served from 1983 thru 1991, until his honorable discharge in June of 1991. 

He is survived by his daughter, Heather, grandson, Michael, granddaughter, Gabrielle, all of Vandergrift, PA; his brothers, Walter “Dean” (Cindy) Moyer and Robert “Rob” Moyer, all of Watertown, NY, a sister Michelle “Shelly” (Joe) Moyer-Parrish of Greenville, NC, nephews, Walter, Derek, Jacob, Nathan, Austin, Christian and Liam, his nieces, Jessica, Danielle, Juliana, Haleigh and Madison.

Besides his parents; his grandparents, Philip and Hazel Moyer, Thomas and Mildred Covey, a brother, nine uncles and aunts, dozens of great uncles and aunts, and his dog Lucky, which was his rock; all died before him.

At the request of Mr. Moyer, there will no calling hours. Burial of his cremains will be at the convenience of the family, in his home town of Apollo, PA.  

Contributions may be made to Hospice of Jefferson County, 1398 Gotham St. Rd. Watertown, NY 13601.  

The Moyer family would like everyone to know how well Thomas was taken care of at the hospice facility.

Arrangements are with D.L. Calarco Funeral Home, Inc.

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Information provided by D.L. Calarco Funeral Home and, Watertown.