TRUCKSVILLE — Claire J. Meyers, 88, of Dallas and formerly of Trucksville, passed away Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at The Meadows Nursing Center, Dallas.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was a daughter of the late Harry and Lena Broghammer Searfoss. She attended St. Nicholas High School, Wilkes Barre. Claire was a surgical tech with Nesbitt Hospital for 33 years. She was a member of the Trucksville United Methodist Church.
Claire was preceded in death by her husband, William P. Meyers, in 2009; daughter, Donna E. Johnson; brothers, Charles and George Searfoss; sisters, Margaret Heller, Alberta Lancaster, Sophie Kocher, Katherine Bragg, Helen Oliver and Mary Meyers.
Surviving are a daughter, Joan R. Meyers, Dallas; son-in-law, Vance Johnson, Keller, Texas; granddaughters, Sheila Geer and her husband, Jack, Susan Walker and her husband, Joseph, Julanne Kuris and her husband, David, Tricia Monge and her husband, Keith, all of Keller; great-granddaughters, Stacy Bacon and her husband, Bennett, Tiffany Grant and her husband, Spencer, Heather Foy, Sarah Walker and Emily Walker, and great-great-grandaughter, Olivia Grant, all of Keller; several nieces and nephews.
The family thanks the staff of The Hospice of the Sacred Heart for their wonderful care and compassion.
Funeral will be held privately at the convenience of the family. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Richard H. Disque Funeral Home Inc. 2940 Memorial Highway, Dallas.