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Loren W. Myers, 83, of Monroe, passed away on Monday March 26, 2012, at Woodcrest Nursing Center in Decatur.
He was born on July 20, 1928, to the late Frank and Minnie (Foreman) Myers, in Adams County.
On August 1, 1953, Loren married Norma J. (Funk) Myers.
A lifetime resident of Adams County, Loren was a lifelong farmer and was also a plasterer for many years. He attended The Bridge Community Church in Decatur, and First Christian Church in Haines City, Fla., and served for many years on the Adams County Plan Commission.
Loren is survived by his wife, Norma J. Funk, of Monroe; two daughters, Sherrill A. (Wayne) Frock of Monroe and Diana S. (Steve) Bailey of Decatur; two brothers, Donald (Mary) Myers of Constatine, Mich., and Larry (Darlene) Myers of Decatur; one sister, Dorothy Brown of Fort Wayne; seven grandchildren, Missy (Paul) Walker; Bob (Angela) Frock; Casey (JD) Nidlinger; Jon (Robin) Frock; Tim (Michelle) Frock; Alex (Tyler) Roach; Madison Bailey; six great-grandchildren, Jarrett Bailey; Jamison Roach; Elaine Nidlinger; Haylie Frock; Kylee Frock; Daymon Frock; and two stepgreat-grandchildren, Bryan and Hannah Walker.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Ronald W. Myers; and two sisters, Faye Miller and Marcile Williamson.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, April 1, from noon-4 p.m. at Haggard Sefton and Hirschy Funeral Home, and one hour prior to services on Monday.
Services will be held on Monday April 2, at 10:30 a.m., also at the funeral home. Pastor Jim Compton will officiate.
Burial will be in St. Luke Cemetery.
Preferred memorials may be made to Family Life Care.