Jack Lauren Myers, 74

September 16, 2010

DEC. 13, 1935-SEPT. 13, 2010

Jack Lauren Myers, 74, formerly of Hagerstown, Md., died Monday, Sept. 13, 2010, at the home of his daughter in Laurel, Md.

He was born Dec. 13, 1935, in Washington County, Md.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lois Myers, in 1998 and companion, Clara B. Watson, in 2009.

Jack retired in 1996 from Beaver Mechanical.

He was a member of Goodwill Athletic Club.

He is survived by four daughters, Kelli Myers of Laurel, Kimberly Drees and Karen Gleason, both of Hagerstown, and Cassie Bellamy of Arizona; five sons, Todd Myers, Jamie Myers and Kerry Myers, all of Hagerstown, Theodore Myers of Maryland and Steve Myers of California; three sisters, Mary Smith of Williamsport, Md., Betty Coyle of Waynesburg, Pa., and Beverly Shanholtz of Hagerstown; one brother, Kenneth Parlett of Hagerstown; 25 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Robert Myers.


A memorial service will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010, at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. The Rev. Randall Reid will officiate. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.

There will be no viewing.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to John R. Marsh Cancer Center, in memory of Jack L. Myers, 11110 Medical Campus Road, Suite 129, Hagerstown, MD 21742.

Arrangements are by Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown.

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