Dennis R Myers obituary 1946~2022

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Dennis R Myers, 75, of Fort Loudon, Pa, went into the arms of God on September 17, 2022, surrounded by family. 

Dennis R Myers
Dennis R Myers

Born on October 6, 1946, oldest child of Lyle Keefer Myers and Dorothy (Brosious) Myers, of Greencastle, who preceded him in death. 

Denny graduated from Greencastle Antrim High School in 1964.

Denny was employed by Corning Glass Works where he retired after 32 years.  During that time, he was part of management in receiving and shipping. He also worked as a forklift driver. 

January 12, 1993, he was elected Union President of AFGWU Local 1024. In addition to Union President, he was elected to Chairman of Corning Operations for the United States operating plants.  He was appointed to the National Union Executive Board. These positions were held until his retirement in 2002.

His love was his family, grandchildren and great grandchildren, teaching and sharing his stories about nature and Nerf battles with the entire family.  After retirement, he volunteered his time in our little mountain community.  His love for nature that surrounded our home was his heart.  Everywhere you looked, you saw his love and hard work.

He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Donna (Robinson) Myers, his daughter Tammy (Joe) Nesbitt, his son, Dion (Kim) Myers, his daughter, Dawn (Aaron) Martin, his son, Scott (Denise) Oberholzer, his grandchildren, Chassidy (Jay); Brandy (Blake); DJ (Isabel); Destiny; Whitney (Carlin); Dareian; Kyle (Samantha) and Kolton; Great grandchildren, Faith, Gabby, Cambria, Emmett and Millie.  Sister, Donna (Ed) Vance; Brothers, Douglas (Debbie); Dwight (Lisa); Daryl (Naomi) and Dean (Tonya) Myers. 

He was preceded in death by his son, Shane Ray Myers. 

Celebration of Life services will be held on October 15, 2022, at Montgomery Brethren in Christ Church, 6727 Montgomery Church Road, Mercersburg, Pennsylvania. 

Visitation will be 9 a.m., services beginning at 11 a.m. 

Arrangements are entrusted to Agett-Lakjer Funeral Home


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