Donald R. Myers

Donald R. Myers

NEWARK: A private graveside service for Donald R. Myers, 83 of Newark will be in Eden Cemetery with Pastor James Dennis officiating.

Donald, died June 8, 2013 at his residence. He was born April 7, 1930, in Parma, Ohio to the late Ralph H. and Elizabeth (Bartok) Myers.

Don served his country during the Korean War as an infantry squad leader in the 43rd Infantry Division, U.S. Army. He was a member of the Korean War Veteran's Assn., Veterans of Foreign Wars and the National Infantry Assn., the National Assn. of Realtors, Ohio Assn. of Realtors and the Licking Co. Board of Realtors. He was the broker/owner of Century 21 Don R. Myers Real Estate, Inc. since November 1975. He was a life member of the National Rifle Assn. Don also enjoyed being a member of the Newark Baptist Temple.

He is survived by his loving wife, Cheryl A. Myers of Newark, who cared for him during his courageous battle with cancer; sons and daughters-in-law, Donald "Gary" Myers of Newark, David R. and Mary Myers of Newark, Daniel L. Myers of Frazeysburg; daughters and sons-in-law, Debra and Robert Warner of Granville, Dianne and Kenneth Wiechert of Newark; five grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; brother and sister-in-law, Norman L. and EmmaJean Myers of St. Louisville.

He is preceded in death by his first wife, Dorothy "Dottie" (Mummey) Myers.

Contributions may be made to the Newark Baptist Temple, 81 Licking View Dr., Heath, Oh. 43056, Licking County Humane Society, 825 Thornwood Dr., Heath, Oh. 43056, Licking Memorial Hospital Oncology Dept., 1320 W. Main St., Newark, Oh. 43055 and Hospice of Central Ohio, P.O. Box 430, Newark, Ohio 43058-9909.

Visit www.law-bakerfuneralhome.com to extend condolences to the family.

Law-Baker Funeral Home, 34 N Main St., Utica, is assisting the family with arrangements.

Funeral Home

Law-Baker Funeral Home - Utica
34 North Main St. PO Box 456  Utica, OH 43080
740-892-2141

Published in the Advocate on June 11, 2013