MEYRICK Gareth Meyrick, aged 49, died suddenly on May 15, 2012 in San Francisco. He is survived by his parents, Glyn and Anne Meyrick, formerly of Upper Arlington; his sister, Myfanwi of NYC; and his brother, Huw of Cleveland. Gareth attended Upper Arlington High School, and Ohio State University, where he earned a degree in Mathematics. He battled with epilepsy for over 30 years overcoming the many prejudices and obstacles that the disease presented. Gareth spent many years as a software engineer in San Francisco, the city that he loved. A private service will be held in San Francisco with a memorial gathering to be held in Columbus at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Epilepsy Foundation of Central Ohio, 17 S. High Street, Columbus, Ohio. Arrangements are being handled by the Ashley & McMullen Funeral Home, 4300 Geary Blvd., San Francisco, CA.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch from May 18 to May 19, 2012.