James W. Moser
James W. Moser, the "Bee Man," 87, of Cabot passed away Wednesday at his home.
Born on July 22, 1925, in Sarver, he was the son of Alfred Moser and Margaret Kelly Moser.
Jim served in the U.S. Navy
during World War II
He was an owner and operator truck driver and worked as a diesel mechanic for Schwermann/Penn Dixie Trucking.
He was a member of the St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church in Cabot, the Saxonburg American Legion Post 683 and the Saxonburg VFW
Jim was an avid bee keeper for more than 50 years, he enjoyed his camp in Dents Run, hunting and especially enjoyed his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Surviving are his wife, Margaret Davidson Moser, who he married Nov. 21, 1949; four sons, James T. Moser of Driftwood, Pa., Rick Moser of Marwood, Joe Moser of Sarver and Rob (Michelle) Moser of Cabot; four daughters, Patty Prior of Saxonburg, Laurie (Ken) Foster of Butler, Suzy (Terry) Lassinger of Willis, Texas, and Carolyn (Bill) Mauro of Canfield, Ohio; two brothers, Donald Moser of Forest, Va., and Walt Moser of Cabot; three sisters, Violet Berz of Ft. Wayne, Ind., June Parker of Owensboro, Ky., and Sylvia Oyler of Cabot; 23 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Al Moser and Vernon Moser; and one grandson, Andrew Foster.
MOSER - Friends of James W. Moser, the "Bee Man," who passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2013, will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. today at the Fox Funeral Home, Saxonburg.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church with Father Ward Stakem officiating. Interment will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery in Herman.
Memorial donations may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, www.wounded warrior.org
For more information, go to www.foxfuneralhomeinc.com