Richard "Dick" D. MyersJanuary 1, 1934 ~ September 10, 2017 (age 83)
Richard D. “Dick” Myers, 83, formerly of Mount Joy, passed away on Sunday, September 10, 2017 at Elizabethtown Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born in Chambersburg, he was the son of the late Walter and Kathryn (Gsell) Myers. Dick was the husband of the late Ruth Ann (Watson) Myers who passed away in February on 2005.
Dick was a self-employed contractor who did masonry, roofing and carpentry work. He later retired from Exide Battery in 2000. He attended Silver Spring Baptist Church.
Dick is survived by four children, Richard D. Cooper, husband of Wendy of Linglestown, John D. Myers, husband of Beverly of Mount Joy, Julie Langsett, wife of Peter of East Petersburg, and Stephen D. Myers of Lancaster; twelve grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; four sisters, Patricia Moose of KY, Ruth E. Myers of Palmyra, Bonnie Cornell, wife of Ron of Mount Joy, and Barbara Kreider, wife of Frank of Lampeter; and two brothers, John Myers, husband of Anna of Bloserville, PA, and Darryl Myers, husband of Theresa of Lancaster.
A funeral service honoring Dick’s life will be held at the Sheetz Funeral Home, 16 East Main Street, Mount Joy on Friday, September 15, 2017 at 11 AM. Family and friends will be received at the funeral home before the service from 10 AM to 11 AM. Interment will follow at Millersville Mennonite Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Paralyzed Veterans of America, 7 Mill Brook Road, Wilton, NH 03086.
Paralyzed Veterans of America
7 Mill Brook Road, Wilton NH 03086