Richard “Dick” F. Moser, 91 of Bluffton, passed away on Saturday evening, Aug. 31, 2019, at his residence.
He was born July 29, 1928, in Adams County to Frank and Eva Love Moser. He graduated from Hartford High School in 1946 and served our country in the United States Army from 1952 to 1954, during the Korean War. Richard and Marjorie R. Schaffter Moser were married on April 21, 1951, in Vera Cruz.
A long-haul truck driver for many years, Richard retired from driving for the Kroger Company. He also farmed for many years and enjoyed golfing, loved boating and traveling. For 26 years, Richard and Marjorie enjoyed spending their winters in Florida.
Richard was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Bluffton, American Legion Post 111 of Bluffton, the Moose Lodge and Elk Lodge, both in Bluffton.
Survivors include his wife of 68 years, Marjorie of Bluffton; and two daughters, Saundra (Jim) Wenger and Cindy Schlichter, both of Bluffton. He was a proud grandpa to seven grandchildren, Mick (Mollie) Wenger, Eric (Amy) Wenger, Cari Wenger, Derrick Weedman, Staci (Slava) Trofimor, Brent (Brittany) Weedman and Jason (Amy) Weedman; along with 19 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers, Bill and Don Moser; and a great-granddaughter, Violet Weedman.
Calling hours will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 6, at the Thoma/Rich, Lemler Funeral Home in Bluffton.
Funeral Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 6, at the Thoma/Rich, Lemler Funeral Home in Bluffton with Pastor Sherrie Drake officiating. Burial will take place at Six Mile Cemetery, with military honors given by the United State Army Honor Guard and the American Legion Post 111 Honor Guard.
Memorials may be made in Richard’s memory to Riley Children’s Hospital, Wells County 4-H Program or to the American Legion Post 111 of Bluffton.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Thoma/Rich, Lemler Funeral Home in Bluffton. Friends can send online condolences to the family at www.thomarich.com