Richard Lee ‘Dick’ Myers

Richard Lee “Dick” Myers, 90, died November 6, 2017, at his home in Millersburg, Ohio.

Funeral Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Millersburg Church of God, 10643 SR 39, Millersburg with Pastor Dave Masters officiating. Burial will be at Paw Paw Cemetery located outside of Germantown, Ohio. A grave side family viewing will be held at 2:00 p.m. followed by the burial with Military Rites conducted by VFW Post 5108 and the American Legion Post 64. Friends may call one hour prior to the services on Thursday at the church. Arrangements are being handled by Alexander Funeral Home, Millersburg Ohio. To make online condolences visit

Richard was born on November 15, 1926 at the family farm in Liberty Township in Washington County, Ohio to Morgan J. and Lillian (Hendershot) Myers. He served in the U.S. Army from 1945-1948. He married Barbara Lily Wilson on August 6, 1949. She passed away in July of 1997.

He is survived by three children, ten grandchildren, twenty-three great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild.

He was proceeded in death by his parents, his wife, brothers Glenn, Charles, James, Ralph, Dean, David and Beman Myers, sisters Vivian Hupp, Ida Joy, and Faye O’Grady, his infant son David Myers, his oldest daughter Diane Phillips and her husband Otto Phillips, his first grandchild Lorenda Bickel, and son-in-law Harvey Wooten.

In lieu of flowers, family suggests that memorial contributions be made to The Pantry at Millersburg Church of God, 10643 SR 39, Millersburg, Ohio 44654 or to LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, Ohio 44691.