The Washington Times-Herald

April 1, 2013

Herschel Myers Jr.

Feb. 26, 1942 - March 30, 2013


Washington Times-Herald

LOOGOOTEE — Herschel Roy Myers Jr., 71, died at 7 a.m. Saturday at Jasper Memorial Hospital. Born Feb. 26, 1942, in Washington, he was the son of Cleda (Morton) and Herschel Myers Sr. He retired in 1989 from Chrysler Electrical in Indianapolis. He enjoyed collecting and working on antique cars, going to auctions and spending time with his family. He is survived by his wife, Joann (Hudson) Myers, whom he married March 22, 1964; three children, Roy Lee (Lisa) Myers of Zionsville, Jeanie (Scott) Ward of Peru, and Randy (Lisa) Myers of Greenfield; grandchildren, Christopher Jones, Christin Myers, Parker Myers, Justin Ward, Jordan Ward, Joshua Myers and Kaylie Myers; sisters, Nancy (Ambrose) Dant, and Connie Myers, all of Washington; and several nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Marilyn Kesterson. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Loogootee United Methodist Church, with Bro. Greg Davis officiating. Burial will be in Bethany Cemetery. Visitation is from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Poindexter-McClure Funeral Home, Washington Chapel, and after 9 a.m. Thursday at the church.