Frank Moiger, 61, of Atlanta died peacefully in his sleep Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, in hospice care, surrounded by family and friends.
A Knoxville, Tenn., native, he was the son of the late Sol and Dorothy Scott Moiger. He is survived by his brother, David Moiger (Ximena) of Dallas, Texas; his sister, Anita Worsham of Santa Fe, N.M.; and nieces Sasha Moiger and Suzy Worsham (Betsy Buckley).
Frank was devoted to his family and enjoyed traveling with them across the United States and Canada. He had an abiding curiosity about the world and a keen sense of humor.
His friends also meant the world to him. The family especially thanks Paul and Dana Joffe and Mike and Celeste Hayes for their devotion to Frank during his illness. Their unwavering and heartfelt support helped extend Frank’s life.
Frank was a kidney patient all his adult life. A strong advocate for kidney patients, he was the former associate director for the Georgia affiliate of the National Kidney Foundation. The owner of FairPlay Sportscards and Atlanta Area Sports Collectibles Show, he remained a lifelong University of Tennessee Vols fan.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Atlanta Community Food Bank or Gary Sinise Foundation. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 15, at the New Jewish Cemetery, 1800 Glenn Ave., Knoxville, with Rabbi Erin Boxt of Temple Beth El officiating. Pallbearers: Mike Hayes, Paul Joffe, Lindsey Brown, Steve Tabb, Larry Winston and Rich Barnett. Honorary pallbearers: Carole Zwick and Martin Abrams. Funeral arrangements by Rose Mortuary.
Atlanta friends are invited to drop by the Hilton Garden Inn from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 17, to share memories of Frank. We will celebrate his life in the boardroom of the hotel at 3045 Windy Hill Road east of Exit 260 off Interstate 75. The boardroom is down the hall from the East Cobb Sports Collectibles Show taking place that day; Frank promoted the show for many years.