The Life of Dennis R. "Moose" Eisenhard Sr.
Dennis R. "Moose" Eisenhard, Sr., 68, of Kutztown, died suddenly on Sunday, January 28, 2018, in the emergency department of Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. He was the husband of Nancy J. (Carr) Eisenhard. They were married on June 4, 1966. Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Gladys Eisenhard. Moose worked as a truck driver for Delaware Valley Safeguards, Inc., Leesport, for many years. He then owned and operated CarBrite Auto Reconditioning Company, Kutztown, for several years. A racing enthusiast, Dennis was well known and respected in the racing circuit. He enjoyed watching any kind of racing event. Moose gained many acquaintances and friends through local dirt track racing. Over the years he owned race cars and racing teams, but was most proud of his most recent racing team, featuring his grandson, Jordan K. Henn, as driver.
In addition to his wife of 51 years, Nancy, Moose is survived by a daughter, Denise S. (Eisenhard), wife of Todd M. Henn, Kutztown; son, Dennis R. Eisenhard, Jr., companion of Tina M. (Geist) Smith, Kutztown. Other survivors include a sister, Lorrie A. Wessner, Mohrsville. There are two grandchildren, Justina A. (Henn), wife of Nicholas C. Faust and Jordan K., husband of Kristen L. (Cameron) Henn; three great grandchildren, Natalie I. Faust, Nicholas T. Faust, and Nash M. Faust. Moose was very much looking forward to the birth of his fourth great grandchild in May.
A funeral service to celebrate Dennis' life will be held on Friday, February 2, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. from Ludwick Funeral Homes, Inc., 333 Greenwich Street, Kutztown, with Reverend Corrine R. Dautrich, officiating. There will be a viewing on Thursday evening, February 1, 2018, from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. and again on Friday morning, from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. in the funeral home. Interment will be private at the convenience of the family.
The family requests contributions be made in Moose's memory to American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 15829, Arlington, VA 22215, or online at www.diabetes.org/donate. Ludwick Funeral Homes, Inc., Kutztown is in charge of arrangements. Memories and condolences may be shared at www.Ludwickfh.com.