Rev. Donald E. Meyers, 83, of Angola, Indiana passed away on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at Northern Lakes Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Angola, Indiana.
He was born on June 10, 1936 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to Emil J. and Marie C. (Haas) Meyers.
Donald graduated from Langley High School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and received a Bachelor’s of Divinity Degree from Huntington College, Huntington, Indiana.
Donald was Pastor at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Claremont, New Hampshire, St. Michael Lutheran Church in Fort Wayne, Indiana, St. Andrew Lutheran Church in Fort Wayne and at Calvary Lutheran Church in Angola, Indiana. He was a member of the Calvary Lutheran Church in Angola, Indiana. He was also the Chaplain at Cameron Memorial Community Hospital in Angola. Donald was instrumental in beginning Operation Shelter in 1989, which is now known as Turning Point Homeless Shelter in Angola and was on the Board of Directors.
Donald married Penny J. Black on February 14, 2003; she is surviving in Angola, Indiana. Also surviving are his children, Donald E. (Georgieanne) Meyers Jr. of Okeechobee, Florida, Scott W. (Rebecca) Meyers of Hamilton, Indiana, Todd D. (Barbara) Meyers of Fort Wayne, Indiana , Todd L. (Jodi) Clouse of Angola, Indiana, Marla J. (Greg) Esterline of Fort Wayne, Indiana and Kimberly (Jeff) Friend of Orland, Indiana. Also surviving are his 17 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his previous wife, Carole Jean Meyers on July 24, 2001, whom he married on May 27, 1972.
Funeral Services will be at 11:00 AM on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at Calvary Lutheran Church in Angola, Indiana with Rev. Daryl Emowery officiating.
Visitation will be from 3-7 PM on Friday, December 13, 2019 at the Weicht Funeral Home, Angola, Indiana.
Private family burial will take place at a later date at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Memorials may be given in Memory of Rev. Donald E. Meyers to Calvary Lutheran Church in Angola, Indiana.
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