Published in The Washington Post on Dec. 9, 2018
Frances L. Moyer (Age 88)
Of Linden, Virginia passed away peacefully at her
residence on Thursday, December 6, 2018.
Frances was born July 31, 1930 in Washington, DC,
the daughter of the late Alton and Marion (Sweeney)
After graduating from Anacostia High School (1948), she married Robert Moyer
(AHS 1950) on September 10, 1948. Fran and Bob started their lives together in
Washington, DC, raised their family in Oxon Hill, MD and eventually retired to
Anywhere she went Fran was active in volunteer work and community service. Her
earlier days were spent coaching youth sports and leading scouts. She served on
the Athletic Booster Board at Potomac High School for many years as well as the
Civic Association of Birchwood City and Apple Mountain. Recently she worked at
the Senior Center, the Salvation Army and the Jolly 60's. However, Fran's true
passion was for her family and friends, she never missed celebrating a holiday, a
milestone or any event her children, grandchildren or great-grandchildren
Bob preceded Fran in death on February 16, 2006. Surviving are her children,
Linda Walsh of Corpus Christi, TX, Karen Butler (R.L.) of Clifton, VA, Patricia Fort
of Corpus Christi, TX, Donna Reeves (Scott) of Spotsylvania VA, Robert Moyer of
Centreville, VA, and James Moyer (Chrissi) of Berryville, VA, 20 grandchildren and
17 great-grandchildren; a sister, Patricia Baker (Randy); brothers, William Cox
(Judy) and John Cox.
The family will receive relatives and friends on Tuesday, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at
Omps Funeral Home, South Chapel.
A funeral service will be held on Tuesday at 12 p.m. at Omps Funeral Home, South
Chapel with Pastor Mike Mayton officiating.
Interment will be at Shenandoah Memorial Park. A reception will be held at Omps
Reception Center, South Chapel following the Interment.
Please view obituaries and tribute wall at www.ompsfuneralhome.com
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