ISADORE E. "BUFFALO" MYERS - COLCHESTER - Isadore E. "Buffalo" Myers, 83, died on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, in Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington. He was born in South Burlington on June 21, 1930, the son of Isadore W. and Frances S. (Sullivan) Myers. He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War, and worked most of his life in the construction business and was a member of the Laborer's International Union of North America. Buffalo enjoyed making natural canes and walking sticks. He loved playing cards, especially Cribbage, and was a collector of Saratoga Type Spring Bottles. He also enjoyed attending auctions. He was a member of the American Legion Post #2, and a member of the VFW Howard Plant Post #782 in Burlington. He is survived by his brothers and sisters, Bernadette Hart of Burlington, Paul and wife, Ivey Myers, of South Burlington, Francis and wife, Camilla Myers, of South Burlington, Genevieve and husband, William Croll, of Portsmouth, R.I., and Charles and wife, Joanne Myers, of Colchester; also several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a sister, Delima Wright; brother-in-law, Bernard Wright; and brother-in-law, Ronald Hart. The family would like to express their heartfelt thanks to the nurses and staff of the Starr Farm Nursing Center for their kindness and for the wonderful care that Buffalo received over the past three years. Visiting hours will be held on Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., with a funeral service being held at 12:30 p.m., at the Ready Funeral and Cremation Service South Chapel. Burial will follow in Resurrection Park Cemetery in South Burlington. Arrangements are in the care of the Ready Funeral and Cremation Service South Chapel, 261 Shelburne Rd., Burlington. To send online condolences, please visit www.readyfuneral.com. Those who wish may make contributions in his memory to the
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Published in The Burlington Free Press on Oct. 24, 2013