James D. Myers


James D. Myers, 85, died Tuesday, March 19, at Elkhart General Hospital after a brief illness.
He was born Nov. 13, 1933, in LaGrange County, to Donald and Edna (Woods) Myers.
On May 28, 1955, he married Peggy J. Weirick in Elkhart.
She survives along with two daughters, Maria (Chris) Fendt, Elkhart, and Tricia (Daniel) Oswald, Goshen; five grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and seven step-great-grandchildren.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Janet Wyman.
James was a 1953 graduate of Dearborn High School, Michigan, and was a member of Goshen City Church of the Brethren, where he ushered for 30 years.
Mr. Myers was an industrial electrician, working for Bayer and Miles Laboratories for more than 40 years. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and Harley-Davidson motorcycles.
Friends may call Friday, March 22, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home, Goshen, where a 10 a.m. funeral service will be conducted Saturday, March 23. Pastor Bev Weaver, Goshen City Church of the Brethren, will officiate.
Burial will follow at Osborn Cemetery near LaGrange, where four generations of family are buried.
Memorial gifts may be directed to the church.
Online condolences may be shared at www.yoderculpfuneralhome.com.
Published on March 20, 2019
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Wayne and Barb Stutsman
Mar 21, 2019
Peggy & Family - Our hearts and prayers are with you all at this time. Let the memories that will remain in your heart forever give you peace.
Mar 20, 2019