Service measured not by GOLD,
but by the GOLDEN RULE
Darrell W. Myers, 80, of Wooster died Sunday, February 17, 2019 at Brookdale Assisted Living.
Darrell was born June 23, 1938 in Chicago to Cletus and Mabel Clopper Myers. On May 12, 1962, he married Kay Ann Cotterman. She preceded him in death in 2011.
Darrell was a graduate of Cleveland Hts. High School and a member of East Chippewa Church of the Brethren. He retired from Albright Welding. He had previously worked for ACDC, had been a truck driver for Nickle’s Bakery and Coca-Cola. He had been a firefighter and past chief of the Wooster Twp. fire department. He was very active in his church where he was a youth advisor, served on various committees and sang in the choir. Darrell was a people person who loved to socialize and play BINGO. He was the resident ambassador at Brookdale.
He is survived by his children Rob (Michelle) Gonser of Green, Kevin (Camille DeGannon) Myers of Chico, CA and Kim Warden of Wooster; grandchildren Becky and Joe Gonser and Hayley and Gabriel Warden; siblings Phil (Martha Early) Myers of Toledo, Barbara “Bicky” Garber of N. Manchester, IN, Carol “Ginny” (Mark) Herbert of Mansfield and Karen “Sukey” (Paul) Tuck of Asheboro, NC.
Along with his wife, Darrell was preceded in death by his parents, a son-in-law Shawn Warden and a brother-in-law Jerry Garber.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, February 22, 2019 at 11:00 AM at the East Chippewa Church of the Brethren, 7207 Chippewa Rd., Orrville with Pastor Brad Kelley officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
Friends will be received on Thursday, from 6:00-8:00 PM at McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill, Wooster and one hour prior to the service at the church on Friday.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com
Thursday, from 6:00-8:00 PM at McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill, Wooster and one hour prior to the service at the church on Friday.
Friday, February 22, 2019 at 11:00 AM at the East Chippewa Church of the Brethren, 7207 Chippewa Rd., Orrville