David K. Myers, 66

-AUG. 30, 2012

September 01, 2012
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David Keith Myers, 66, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away at his home Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012.

Born in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Clifford L. Myers Sr. and Irma R. (Lushbaugh) Myers of Hagerstown.

He was a graduate of the 1964 class of North Hagerstown High School, and a graduate of Hagerstown Community College.

He was employed by Pangborn Corp. for seven years. He then joined the family-owned business at Wantz Distributors, where he was employed for 33 years prior to retiring due to his illness. He held numerous positions, including sales manager, vice president and president.

David attended Grace United Methodist Church.

He was a former member of the Jaycees, Moose Lodge and Waynesboro Rod & Gun Club. He was a member of The Elks Lodge 378 and Morris Frock American Legion Post 42.

He enjoyed fishing with his son, gardening, being outdoors, and going to the beach. His biggest joy was spending time with his family and grandchildren.

He is survived by his loving wife of 43 years, Pamela (South) Myers; daughter, Tisha Lynn Finniff and husband, Doug, of Gaithersburg, Md.; son, Kevin David Myers and Megan Morey of Hagerstown; and two grandsons, Ryan and Cole Finniff; sisters, Lois G. Gibney and husband, Greg, of Ohio, and Diane Kesecker and husband, the Rev. Kent, of Hagerstown; sister-in-law, Barbara L. Myers of Martinsburg; half sister, Barbara Ann Jennings and husband, Walter, of North Carolina; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Clifford (Skip) Myers Jr.; and granddaughter, Abbey L. Myers.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown.

Services will be Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012, at 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home with the Rev. Clark D. Carr and the Rev. Kent Kesecker officiating the ceremony. The family will receive friends one hour before the service.

Interment will be in Rest Haven Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society.

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