(Star Tribune Obituary)
Moyer, Freddie William age 78, of Bloomington, MN and Sun City, AZ, died peacefully in his sleep on March 30, 2015 with family by his side. Son, Brother, Father, Grandfather, Great Grandfather, Friend, Teacher, Coach.
Fred was well suited for the journey his life presented. He repeatedly inspired those who crossed his path, was voracious about learning, and was uncompromising concerning his faith and the value of family. As much as he will be missed, we are all thankful he is free of the limitations of this life, and is in a better place.
In Fred's memory, his family would like to invite you to join them in a celebration of his life on Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 11:00 AM. Fellowship and refreshments to follow: 12:30-3:30 PM at Normandale Community College, 9800 France Ave S., Bloomington, MN 55431 (952) 358-8200, in the Auditorium of the Fine Arts building on the SW corner of campus.
Memorials in lieu of flowers to The Okoboji Lakes Bible Conference, PO Box 709 7 S Highway 71, Arnolds Park, IA 51331.
Moyer's Career at Normandale Community College
Moyer finished with a record of 170-33-2 (.829 winning percentage) in 22 season as the head football coach at Normandale Community College. His teams won 12 state conference championships, participated in 11 postseason bowl games and 10 times were ranked in the Top 10, and he also coached 32 All-Americans. Fred is ranked fourth among NJCAA football coaches in wins and losses with an 829 winning percentage. His teams were ranked seventh most successful in the nation in NJCAA during the 1980s. Moyer retired in 1991.
In 1992, Fred was elected to the Minnesota Community College Conferences Hall of Fame, and in 2000 he was inducted into the NJCAA Hall of Fame.