Obituary

June L. Meyers

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PEMBERTON - June L. Meyers, 82, of Pemberton, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at 3:20 a.m. at the Fair Haven Shelby County Home.
June was born June 1, 1930, in Sidney, the daughter of the late Clarence and Edith Iona (Coil) Davidson. On Jan. 28, 1950, she married Carl Lester Meyers and he preceded her in death on July 8, 1989.
Survivors include her sons, Scott (Doreen) Meyers, of Sidney, Timothy (Patricia) Meyers, of Pemberton, Jeff (Marie) Meyers, of Wintergarden, Fla., and George (Debbie) Meyers, of Sidney; 16 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; and brothers and sisters, Lillian Cook, of Pemberton, Ralph (Jan) Davidson, of Pemberton, Opal Shortridge, of Sidney, Charles Davidson, of Pemberton, and Judy Jackson, of Sidney.
June was preceded in death by two sons, Gary Lee Meyers and William Meyers; one daughter, Sherrie Ann Meyers; one sister, Mary Jane Rose; and two infant brothers.
June had retired from the mail room of the former Amos Press in Sidney. She was a lifetime member of the Pemberton United Methodist Church in Pemberton where she held several offices including President of the Women's Society and Church Historian. She loved to cook and was known throughout the church community for her famous cherry pies and angel food cakes.
June had also belonged to the Grange, the Homemakers Club and the Sidney Senior Citizens Center. She started her own card club and loved playing the game "Skip-Bo" with her friends. June enjoyed spending time in her garden and was the No. 1 fan of the Cincinnati Reds baseball team. She also enjoyed spending time with her family, her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday at 10 a.m. at the Adams Funeral Home, 1401 Fair Road, Sidney, with Pastor Don Burley officiating. Burial will follow at Graceland Cemetery, Sidney.
Family and friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in June's name to the Pemberton United Methodist Church, 6541 Main St., P.O. Box 95, Pemberton, OH, 45353. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Memories may be expressed online to the family at www.theadamsfuneralhome.com.

Published in Sidney Daily News on Feb. 17, 2013