Richard A. Myers

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202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 7/30/2014 14:00:00

Willard OH 44890 7/31/2014 11:00:00

Richard A. Myers, age 68, of Willard, Ohio passed away Monday, July 28, 2014 at his home. He was born December 9, 1945 in Willard, Ohio to the late Simon and Yvonne (Holzhauer) Myers. Mr. Myers was employed with the Norfolk and Southern Railroad for 40 years and retired as lead carman in the Bellevue yard. He was a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Willard and enjoyed auctioning and collecting model cars. He was a loyal and loving husband, father and friend always putting family first.
He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Elsie (Ludban) Myers, nine children, Steve (Eva) Burkhalter; Ruth (Ed) Howard; Sandy (Arlen) Warren; Nancy (Robert) Resendez; Tom (Robin) Burkhalter; Kenneth (Denice) Burkhalter; Brenda (Daren) Frankart; Anne (Tim) Dellinger; and Jennifer Bills; twenty grandchildren; twenty eight great grandchildren; and a brother, Simon (Imogene) Myers.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by two granddaughters and one grandson.
Visitation will be Wednesday, July 30, 2014 from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard, Ohio. Then visitation on Thursday from 10:00 to 11:00 AM at the First Assembly of God Church in Willard, Ohio where the funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM with Pastor John Buerger, Tony Cooper and Pastor John Baich officiating. Burial will not be observed at this time. Memorial contributions can be made to the First Assembly of God Church. Online condolences can be made at


Brenda Schuller-Daniel - Aug 3, 2014

May you be comforted by God’s love, the company of family and friends and the multitude of wonderful memories as you go through the difficult days and months ahead.

Linda Hammontree - Jul 30, 2014

Jennifer thinking of you during this difficult time.

Deano Frankart - Jul 30, 2014

Thoughts and prayers go out to your family during this time.May God bless you all.

Darla and John Conley - Jul 30, 2014

Thoughts and Prayers are with you during this difficult time. May God give you all strength and comfort. Thinking of you With Deep Sympathy!

Robert Fay - Jul 30, 2014

Many of Richard’s fellow railroad co-workers have Dick and his family in their prayers. Dick was so pleasant to work with and many of us worked 35+ years with him. Our thoughts and prayers will be with the family. Rest in peace with God ole buddy…

Jason &Schelly Hayes - Jul 29, 2014

I am so sorry for your loss. It’s so hard to say good bye to loved ones. It’s been a tough year for my family so I understand the pain it is. Just remember the great times and the love he had for you all. Your in our thoughts and prayers

Beth & Jason Garrish - Jul 29, 2014

We are so sorry for your loss. Praying for Jennifer and her family during this difficult time, May God give you the strength and guidance. This is a scripture that has helped me in the past. John 11:25.

Sean and Kelli Blair - Jul 29, 2014

We are so sorry for your loss. Praying for Jennifer and her entire family. Please know you are all in our thoughts during this difficult time.

James Blum Family - Jul 29, 2014

You have our sympathy. Thoughts and prayers to your family.

BLET Division 526 - Jul 29, 2014

In deepest sympathy to your family from BLET Division 526.

Rich and Lindsay LeMay - Jul 29, 2014

We’re holding you and your family in our prayers, Jennifer. May you all begin to feel God’s peace as you work through these tough times.

Denis & Roberta Rapp - Jul 29, 2014

So sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with your family. God Bless

Pastor Doc & Sheila Burrows - Jul 28, 2014

Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
In God’s Love,

Dee Ora L. Newcome - Jul 28, 2014

My deepest sympathy to Elsie and family members upon Richard’s death. May God bless and keep you all through this time of sadness.