Beryl Moser

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Funeral services for Mrs. Beryl Moser, 93 of Spencer will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011, at First Christian Church in Spencer. Rev. Dan Mayes will officiate the service.

Visitation will begin at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer.

Interment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Spencer.

Mrs. Moser passed away Saturday, Jan. 1, 2011, at St. Luke Lutheran Home in Spencer.

Beryl Esther Moser, the daughter of Albert Harry and Lois Effie (Lathrop) Tate, was born June 19, 1917, in Rossie, Ia. Her childhood years were spent in Rossie, where she received her education, graduating from Rossie High School. She continued her education at Buena Vista College in Storm Lake, where she received her teaching degree. In 1937, she moved to Spencer, while teaching in a rural school near Rossie for four years.

Beryl married Melvin E. Moser on Nov. 26, 1941, in Spencer, Ia. After their marriage, they continued living in Spencer, where she spent most of her early years, raising her family. She was an active member of the First Christian Church in Spencer.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Mel in 1995; one son, Larry; a son-in-law, Steve Brink; an infant sister, Ruth; one brother, Arlo Tate; and a sister-in-law, Elsie.

Left to cherish her memory are her two daughters: Janet Clarke and her husband, Jim of Lakewood, Colo. and Joan Brink of Denver, Colo.; three grandsons; two great-grandchildren; other relatives and friends.

Memorials may be given to the Abben Cancer Center in Spencer.

Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.