Delmar Myers, 68

Delmar Eugene Myers, 68, Wabash, died at 11:10 a.m. on Sept. 16 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne. He was born June 26, 1945 in Peru to Vernon W. and Esther F. (Ream) Myers.

Delmar married Sandra G. Preston in Peru, on Oct. 7, 1967; she died April 4, 2013. He worked at Grissom Air Force Base and Wright Patterson Air Force Base 10 years, and at Pathfinders in Wabash until his retirement. He delivered RVs coast-to-coast and volunteered by taking people to the doctor. He attended the Wabash Friends Church and was a member of the Congregational Christian Church in North Manchester. He was also a member of the Moose Lodges in North Manchester and Wabash. Delmar enjoyed playing bingo and cards.

He is survived by daughter, Kimberly M. (Paula Ashe) Myers, Fort Wayne; sister, Fayetta McClain, New Waverly; two brothers, Melvin M. Myers, and Elvin E. (Dorothy) Myers, both of Peru. He was preceded in death by his son Delmar Eugene Myers, Jr., and his brother, Maynard Myers.

Memorial services will be held at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave. Wabash on Friday, Sept. 27, at 10:30 a.m. with Pastor J.P. Freeman officiating. Burial will be in Friends Cemetery, Wabash. Friends may call 9-10:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is Wabash County Cancer Society.

The memorial guest book for Delmar may be signed at

Posted on 2013 Sep 24