The Life of Mrs. Elaine M. Mosteller

Elaine M. (Buzzard) Mosteller, 97, formerly a resident of Saucony Cross, Kutztown and Oaks, PA, passed away on Saturday, January 15, 2022, in Willow Brook Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center (formerly Kutztown Manor, Inc.), Kutztown. She was the widow of Daniel W. Mosteller who died on September 15, 2014.

Born in Phoenixville, Elaine was a daughter of the late Victor P. and Sarah A. (Maynard) Buzzard and was a member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Oaks. Elaine was employed as a sewing machine operator at the former Dettra Flag Co., Oaks for many years. She was most proud of being a homemaker, who loved to garden and take care of her home. She also enjoyed bowling and was NASCAR’s and the Philadelphia 76ers biggest fan! Above all, Elaine enjoyed spending time with her family who she dearly loved.

She will be sorely missed by her two daughters, Marsha E. Walley, Phoenixville, and Barbara L. (Walley), wife of Robert Riker, Pottstown; sister, Victoria P. (Buzzard) Street, Deland, FL; grandchildren, Heather (Riker), wife of Aaron Margolis, Joel, husband of Chelsea Siwik, Jeff, husband of Yelena Siwik, Kendra (Siwik), wife of Matt Robinson, Kellie (Siwik), wife of Brad Barlow; and great-grandchildren, Nicholas Robinson and Chase Siwik.

Along with her husband and parents, Elaine was predeceased by a sister, Colleen A. (Buzzard) Scott.

Services for Elaine will be held at a future date by her family.

Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to Loving Care Cat Rescue, P.O. Box 153, Lemoyne, PA  17043 or The American Lung Association, Attn: National Direct Response Headquarters, P.O. Box 756, Osceola WI 54020.

Ludwick Funeral Homes and Cremation Care, Inc., Kutztown, is in charge of arrangements. Memories and condolences may be shared at

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Heaven got an a

Barbie, Bob and family: So sorry to hear about your Mom's passing. I have a lot of fond memories of growing up in Oaks with you as our neighbors. Everything from Christmas Eve parties, to swimming in your pool, to your Mom picking her blueberries, to Dorney Park. May God wrap his loving arms around all of you at this time.



Posted by Debbie W on 01/18/2022

Such a Sweetie

Elaine...Elaine...Elaine!  What an honor it was to have met and served you!  I will never forget our visits and especially your smile and laugh!!!  Especially about the toilet handle!  You were the 🌝 I always needed!!  

Loving peace and comfort to Barbie and the rest of the family 💞 I will treasure every memory!

Posted by Dawn S on 01/18/2022