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John Sawyer Moxon 75, died January 22, 2014 in Vero Beach, Florida. Born in Elizabeth, New Jersey, he was the son of John William Moxon and Fredericka Rosamond Sawyer Moxon. He graduated from The Hill School and Dartmouth College, Class of 1961. He was a member of Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity. Following graduation, he served in The United States Navy for six years with the final rank of lieutenant. For his service with Taiwan Defense Command he was awarded the Joint Service Commendation. Following naval service he worked for Morgan Guaranty Trust Company of New York, finally as a Vice President. He served as a trustee for Stuart Country Day School of the Sacred Heart and the Washington Crossing Foundation. He also, as an elected Republican, sat on the Yardley Borough Council. In retirement he ran the family farm in Pennsylvania as a bed and breakfast and was an active member of Hammer and Tongs. He is survived by his daughter Rosamond (Roz) O'Connor, her husband John and children Jack, Lily, and Michaela of New York City and Sea Girt, New Jersey, his daughter Commander Elizabeth (Liz) Jensen USN, her husband Christian and daughter Dorothy of Norfolk, Virginia, his daughter Alma Eisenacher, her husband Mark and son Luke of Naples, Florida, and his son John Frederic Moxon of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He is also survived by his former wife and mother of his children, Elizabeth (Ping) Chiang of Tainan, Taiwan, his long time companion, Jane Smith, and a sister, Dr. Fredericka Heller of Wyomissing, Pennsylvania. Thomas S. Lowther Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements; funeral services will be private. Memorial contributions in John's name may be made to the VNA & Hospice Foundation, 1110 35th Lane, Vero Beach, Florida, 32960. An online guestbook may be signed at www.lowtherfuneralhome.com
Published in Montgomery Newspapers on Jan. 28, 2014
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