OSWEGO, NY – Edward R. Myers Sr., 65, a resident of 1230 County Route 53, Town of Scriba, passed away May 18, 2008.
Born in Oswego, he was the son of the late George and Ellen (Burnard) Myers.
He was a loving husband, father and grandfather who enjoyed spending time with family, camping, the outdoors, NASCAR and yard work.
He was an avid Republican and enjoyed the Classic Car Shop.
Ed was a member of the sonÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s of the American Legion Post 268.
Surviving are his wife, Gloria (Avery) Myers; two daughters, Christine (Geoffrey) Marsh of Oswego and Brenda (Charles) Baldoze of Mexico; four sons, Edward R. Myers Jr. and Sherrie Thompson, Roger S. and Laura Budd Myers, Richard (Laurie) Myers and Michael (Tracey) Myers, all of Oswego; a sister, Dorothy Myers of Oswego; seventeen grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews; and his dog Ceasar.
He was predeceased by his sisters, Agnes Weber and Grace Hegadorn; and a brother, George E. Myers.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at Nelson Funeral Home.
Burial will be in PeckÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s Cemetery, Scriba.
Calling hours will be held 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, 11 W. Albany St., Oswego.
Online condolences may be made at www.nelson-funeralhome.com