John W. "Jack" Moyher, 72, of Mt. Pleasant Township, died Sunday, March 19, 2023, surrounded by family after fighting a courageous battle with cancer. He was born Oct. 16, 1950, in Latrobe, a son of the late John W. and Sophia (Kuzio) Moyher. He was a graduate of Greater Latrobe High School and served with the Army National Guard. Prior to retirement he was the owner of the former Moyher Lawn & Garden (Moyher & Shultz, Inc.) and Black Rock Deer Farm, Pleasant Unity. He was a member and lector of St. Cecilia Catholic Church, Whitney, life member of Kecksburg VFD and Kecksburg Rescue Squad and former member of Norvelt EMS. He was also a member of American Legion Post #982, Possum Hollow Rod & Gun Club and the Norvelt, Kecksburg and former Trauger VFD firemen's clubs. Jack played in the Glengarry Monday Senior Golf League and the Possum Hollow Golf League. Jack was an avid sportsman, golfer and NASCAR fan and enjoyed travelling in his camper and attending his grandchildren's activities. There was not a person he met that didn't become his friend. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Janet M. (McIntyre) Moyher; three daughters, Dr. Jennifer Moyher-Zylka, of Latrobe, Jill Patterson (James), of Greensburg, and Jackie Elliott (Jim), of Latrobe; pappy's six-pack, his 6 grandchildren, Sarah and Luke Zylka, Jiana and James Patterson and Max and Mason Elliott; his brother, Cyril V. Moyher (Linda), of Williamsburg, Va.; his sister, Gloria Jean Moyher (Deb), of Beaufort, S.C.; his niece, Heather Saburova; and special family member Fred Cecchini (Nikki) and their children. Friends will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the LEO M. BACHA FUNERAL HOME INC., 2072 Route 130, Pleasant Unity. Prayers will begin at 9:20 a.m. Thursday in the funeral home followed by a funeral Mass to be celebrated at 10 a.m. in St. Cecilia Catholic Church, Whitney, with the Rev. James F. Podlesny, OSB as celebrant. Military honors by VFW Post #33 honor guard and interment will follow in St. Vincent Cemetery, Unity Township. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to St. Cecilia Catholic Church, P.O. Box 80, Whitney, PA 15693. Kecksburg VFD and Rescue Squad will conduct a memorial service at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home. A special thank-you to the medical teams who cared for Jack over the years. www.bachafh.com.
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St. Cecilia Catholic Church
PO Box 80, Whitney PA 15693