Helen E. Myers, 93

September 28, 2009

OCT. 18, 1915-SEPT. 26, 2009

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Helen E. (Izer) Myers, age 93, a resident of Providence Place in Chambersburg and formerly of South Washington St., Greencastle, died at 2:50 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, 2009, at Providence Place.

Born Oct. 18, 1915, in Greencastle, she was the daughter of the late Benjamin G. and Nora Belle (Swisher) Izer.

Helen was a homemaker and a member of Grace United Church of Christ of Greencastle.

She was a member of the Greencastle Loyal Daughters and attended Greencastle-Antrim Schools.

She and her husband, W. Dale Myers, were married April 20, 1935, in Hagerstown. He died May 27, 2003.

Helen was a devoted wife, caring mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother, and dearly loved her family. She enjoyed going to antique shows.

Surviving family are one daughter, D. Ann Ebersole and husband, Richard, of Williamsport, Md.; one son, D. Richard Myers and wife, Carolyn, of Greencastle; two sisters, Isabelle V. Miller, Providence Place, Chambersburg, and D. Jean Leckron, State Line, Pa.; one brother, H. Maxwell Izer, resident of Broadmore Assisted Living Center, Hagerstown; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; four great-great- grandchildren; and number of nieces and nephews.


In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by an infant brother, Charles Izer; and brothers, G. Robert Izer, Lauren Izer and Ambrose Izer.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, Oct. 1, at 2 p.m. from Harold M. Zimmerman and Son Funeral Home, 45 S. Carlisle St., Greencastle, with Chaplain Ronald Milley and the Rev. Charles Martin officiating. Burial will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Greencastle.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be given in her memory to Grace United Church Of Christ 128 E. Baltimore St., Greencastle, PA 17225.

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