John Dillard Myers Jr., 80, of Angola died Wednesday, April 27, 2011, at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. Mr. Myers had been the plant manager, plant supervisor and in quality control at AK Manufacturing. He retired from there in 1988. He was a former member of the Odd Fellow Lodge, and a member of the Northeastern Masonic Lodge 210 of Fremont and the York Rite. Mr. Myers was a U.S. Army veteran. He was born Feb. 6, 1931, in Severe County, Tenn., to John Myers Sr. and Hazel (McClure) Myers Combs. He married Jeanna Saunders on Aug. 19, 1949. She died May 30, 2003. Surviving are two sons, John Myers III of Angola and Donald Myers of Orland; a daughter, Deborah Lynn Myers of Orlando, Fla.; a sister, Catherine Bohannen of Birmingham, Ala.; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. He was also preceded in death by a son, Anthony ''Tony'' Myers; a brother, Donald Myers; and two sisters, Ruby Allen and Dorothy Pass. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Weicht Funeral Home in Angola with Pastor Jim Hulbert officiating. Burial will be in Circle Hill Cemetery in Angola. Visitation will be from 2-4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home with a Masonic service at 4 p.m. Memorials are to the donor's choice.
2:00PM to 4:00PM on Sunday, May 1st, 2011 at Weicht Funeral Home (Prayer at 4:00PM) (map/driving directions)
11:00AM at Weicht Funeral Home on Monday, May 2nd, 2011 (map/driving directions)
Circle Hill Cemetery
Circle Hill Dr.
Angola, IN 46703 (map/driving directions)
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