William C. Meyers, 83

NOV.15, 1928-APRIL 27, 2012

May 03, 2012
  • Meyers

William C. Meyers of Hondo, Texas, was born in Hagerstown, Md., on Nov. 15, 1928. He passed away April 27, 2012, in San Antonio at the age of 83.

He was raised on the family farm at the edge of Hagerstown, where he attended Antietam Street School and Hagerstown High School, Class of 1946. He continued his education at the University of Maryland.

He was employed by the Maryland Cooperative Milk Producers Association, followed by a 30-year career with Economics Laboratories, and retired to Hondo in 1999.

He is survived by his wife, Imogene; son, Jay and his wife, Kim, of Winchester, Va.; their four children, Scott, Leslie, Kathryn and Rebekah, their spouses and seven grandchildren; son, Michael and his wife, Cindy, of Wendell, N.C., their sons, Kristopher and Joey; son, Jeffrey and his wife, Susie, of Kingsland, Ga., their four children, Tommy, Matthew, Helen and Benjamin, and two grandchildren.

Survivors also include his sisters, Dorothy Hughes of Olney, Md., and Ruth Keller of Chambersburg, Pa.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John Calvin and Iva Mae Meyers; sisters, Elsie Miller and Mildred Stouffer; and brother, J. Keith Meyers.

The funeral service was at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 1, at New Fountain United Methodist Church, followed by interment at Hondo Cemetery, Oakwood Section.

The family suggests memorials be made to New Fountain UMC Building Fund, 2980 FM 2676, Hondo, TX, 78861, or the American Cancer Society.

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