Posted: Tue 11:27 AM, Oct 29, 2013
Funeral Home: Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg
Ernest Ralph Myer, Sr., 72, of Parkersburg, died October 24, 2013 at his residence. He was born December 21, 1940 in Doddridge County, WV a son of the late Ingram E. and Hallie Shinn Myer.
He was retired from the US Army, Sergeant First Class, as an Armament Maintenance Foreman. He served in both the Vietnam and Korean wars. He later worked as an electrician and carpenter in the area. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and cooking.
He is survived by one son, Ernest R. Myer, Jr. of Parkersburg; two
grandchildren, Ernest R. Myer, III of Parkersburg, Sabrina Nicole Saylers of Ohio; two great grandchildren; one sister, Mary Humfleet of Denver, CO; caregiver, Tammy Cron of Ohio and longtime companion, Debby Myer of Parkersburg.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one daughter, Helena Jo Myer; first wife, Helen Myer; two sisters, Virginia O'Brien, Helen Broullette; and three brothers, Richard, Robert and Harry Myer.
A Memorial Service will be held Mon, 1:00 pm at the Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg with Dr. William Thomas officiating. Military Rites will be the American Legion Post #15. Visitation will Monday 12 -1 pm at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.LeavittFuneralHome.com