Dick Teal Myers, age 87, lifelong resident of Willard, Ohio went home to be with his Lord on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at The Willows at Willard.
Born February 11, 1926 in Centerton, Ohio to the late Frank and Irene (Teal) Myers, Dick graduated from Willard High School in 1943 then served two years in the US Navy during WWII.
He attended Central Bible College and later earned an Electrical Engineering degree. Dick was employed with PPG in Crestline, Ohio for 25 years and retired at the age of 57. He developed a family business, Kadic Controls, Inc. and provided employment for numerous family members and friends. Dick was an active member of the Willard Christian Alliance Church, The Gideons International and the Huron County Jail Ministry.
He is survived by one son, Dr. Marcus (Ilene) Myers of Stow, Ohio; and two daughters, Susan (Clifford) Smith of Willard; and Rebecca (Craig) Shafer of Bermuda Dunes, California; eight grandchildren, Renee, Ryan, Ross, Nathan, Noah, Riley, Mahalah and Clay; eight great grandchildren; a brother, Daniel (Mary) Myers of Stow, Ohio; two sisters, Esther Hampton of Newark, Ohio; and Ruth (Larry) Swander of North Fairfield, Ohio; numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Kay (Willmoth) Myers in 2011; and his brother, Merrill Myers in 1952.
Friends may call at the Christian Alliance Church in Willard, Ohio on Sunday, August 11, 2013 from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m. where a memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m. with Reverend Jim Trainer officiating. Private burial will be held in Maple Grove Cemetery in New Haven, Ohio prior to the service. Memorial contributions can be made to The Gideons International. Online condolences can be made at www.secorfuneralhomes.com