WEST UNION - Harry Bixler, age 86 years, of West Union, Ohio, died Jan. 30, 2013, at his residence.
Mr. Bixler was born June 11, 1926, the son of the late Harry and Myrtle (Berry) Bixler in Troy, Ohio.
Mr. Bixler was a member of the West Union Masonic Lodge #43, Scottish Right Valley of Cincinnati, West Union Eastern Star and a member of the West Union Christian Union Church.
Survivors include his wife, Lois Bixler of West Union, Ohio; a daughter; Cindy O'Dell of West Union, Ohio; a son; Larry Bixler of Russellville, Ohio; brother; James Bixler of Greenville, Ohio; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Sunday at 7 p.m. at the Thompson-Meeker Funeral Home in West Union, Ohio, with Brian Justice officiating.
Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. the day of the service at the funeral home with Masonic service to be held at 7 p.m. with funeral to follow. Graveside services will be held Monday at 1 p.m. in the Harris Creek Cemetery in Bradford, Ohio. Memorials can be made to VITAS Hospice or the West Union Christian Union Church. Friends and family may sign Mr. Bixler's online guestbook at www.meekerfuneralhomes.com