J. Moser, 93, of Riverside Drive, died Thursday evening,
June 28, at his home under the care of his family and Lewis
Born Sept. 24, 1918, in the town of New Bremen, a son of
John B. and Mary Yousey Moser, he attended Brewery Hill
He married Barbara L. Widrick on Aug. 19, 1942, at the
Croghan Mennonite Church. Mrs. Moser died Sept. 26,
The couple owned and operated a dairy farm in Naumburg from
1942 to 1991, upon retirement.
He enjoyed working in the woods.
He was a Charter member of Naumburg Mennonite Church. He was
a member of Beaver Camp, Dairylea Corp. Inc., Farm Bureau
and Agway, Inc. director.
He enjoyed spending time with his family, putting puzzles
together, search-a-word books and playing Rook.
Surviving are two sons and their wives, Lawrence E. and
Linda Moser, Beaver Falls, and Bruce M. and Phyllis Moser,
Castorland; two daughters and their husbands, Ruth Ann and
Harold Hammond, Carthage, and Brenda K. and Robert Harnish,
Castorland; brothers-in-law, Llewellyn Zehr, Lowville,
Harold Widrick, New Hamburg, Ontario, Canada, Earle Widrick,
Adams Center, Benjamin Yousey, Lowville; sisters-in-law,
Gladys and Floyd Moshier, Lowville, Lauretta and Aaron A.
“Bud” Widrick, Lowville; seven grandchildren, Eric and
Lindsay Moser, Joel Moser, Troy Moser, Alan and Sheila
Moser, Gina Moser, Renee and Nicholas Loomis, Brendon
Hammond and Stacey Walsemann, nine
A grandson, Bryan J. Hammond, a granddaughter-in-law, Marie
Beltran Moser, five brothers, Elmer Moser, Ernest Moser,
Arthur Moser, Solomon Moser, Ralph Moser, and two sisters,
Vera Zehr and Clara Zehr, all died before him.
A graveside service will be at 10 a.m. Monday, July 2, in
Croghan Mennonite Cemetery. A memorial service at 11 a.m.
Monday, July 2, at Naumburg Mennonite Church with Rev. Titus
Mast and Rev. Myron Roggie, officiating. Calling hours are
from 1 to 3 and 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, July 1, at Naumburg
Contributions may be made to Friends of Lewis County
Hospice, P.O. Box 266, Lowville, NY 13367 or Mennonite
Central Committee, 21 South 12th Street, P.O. Box
500, Akron, PA 17501.
Arrangements are with
Iseneker Funeral Home, Inc., Lowville.
Condolences may be made
online at www.isenekerfuneralhome.com.
Information provided by Iseneker Funeral Home of Lowville and