Ila Fern Moyer
Lee’s Summit, MO
Ila F. Moyer
89, passed away Monday, September 23rd, in Lee’s Summit, Missouri. Ila was born October 8, 1923 in Lucas, Kansas, the daughter of William W. and Desdia N. (Trefethen) Johnston. Her early childhood was spent in Lucas before the family moved to Detroit, Kansas where she grew to womanhood attending local schools in Detroit and Chapman. On April 12, 1942, she was married to Ray H. Moyer. Their married life was spent in Abilene, Junction City, Chapman, Oakhill, West Virginia and back to Abilene. She had been employed by F.W. Woolworth, Builders’ Hardware, the Junction City Hospital and Dr. Wisby in Junction City and sold Avon. After Ray’s death in 2000, Ila moved to live with her daughter in Kansas City, Missouri. She was also preceded in death by an infant son, Gary Lee Moyer, four sister, Faye Johnston, Ruth Moyer, Elsie Erli and Berneta Long and three brothers, Alfred, Charles and Harry Johnston Ila was a member of the Eagles and Moose Lodge.
Daughter Connie Elaine Kinser K.C., MO
2 Sons Billy Ray Moyer Abilene, KS
Bobby Gene Moyer Byers, CO
Numerous nieces, nephews and friends
Funeral services will be held 1:00 P.M. Thursday, September 26th, at the Danner Funeral Home with Rev. Stan Norman officiating. Entombment will follow in the Roselawn Mausoleum in Salina. The family will receive friends 5:30-6:30 P.M. Wednesday, September 25th, at the Danner Funeral Home. The family suggests memorial contributions in her name be given to the Alzheimer’s Association. They may be left at or sent in care of the Danner Funeral Home POB 758 Abilene, Kansas 67410.