G. Robert “Bob” Myers, age 93 of Palm City, Fla. and Steubenville (Cadiz), Ohio passed away on Sunday April 20, 2014 peacefully in his sleep after a very brief illness at Martin County Medical Center, Stuart, Fla. He was born March 4, 1921 in Zanesville, Ohio to the late George and Gertrude (Bell) Myers.
He was preceded in death by his previous wife Virena Baker Myers; sisters Maxine (E.J.) Myers Jones, and Mildred (Earl) Myers Todd; brother Donald (Ruth) Myers; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Dean Scott Baker and Patricia Mowery Baker; niece Diane L. Jones Zitelli (John); and nephew LeGrande “Lee” (Beverly) Myers.
Friends and family will be received Friday, May 2, 2014 from 4 – 7 p.m. and Saturday from 10 – 11 a.m. at Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, 172 South Main St, Cadiz, Ohio, where funeral services will be held Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 11 a.m. with Rev. Richard Hasley officiating. Entombment will follow at Fort Steuben Burial Estates Mausoleum, Wintersville, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made to the Hibiscus Children’s’ Center, 839 NW Federal Highway, Stuart, FL 34994 or the US Marine Raider Association, 704 Cooper Court, Arlington, TX 76011-5550.
A full obituary will appear in the next print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.