Bruce D. Myers, 88, of Long Bottom, OH (Chester), passed away on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at the Hickory Creek Nursing Home in The Plains. Bruce was born on January 25, 1930 to the late Alvin and Leona (Pooler) Myers.

Bruce served our country in the Korean Conflict in the United States Army as a MP. He was also a member of the VFW in Tuppers Plains, a member of the American Legion in Middleport. He was a founding member of the Chester Volunteer Fire department.

He is survived by his wife of 64 years Dorothy Myers; daughter, Linda (Tony) Westjohn; son, Leonard (Mary) Myers; son-in-law, Ray Werry; daughter-in-law, Bonnie Myers; grandchildren, Tracie (Darren) Cordova, James Westjohn, Brandon Werry, Christopher (Ashley) Myers, Dr. Morgan (Kyle) Werry-Gordon, Kelley (David) Ferguson, Brittany Myers, Kelsey (Gregory) Barringer; 10 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents, daughter, Joyce Werry; son, Bruce Allen Myers; brothers, Lloyd, Alvin “Junior”, and Richard Myers; sister, Mary Pugh-Algabright.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, September 21, 2018 at 11 a.m.  at the Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home in Pomeroy. Burial will follow in the Chester Cemetery. Visitation for family and friends will be held on Thursday, September 20, 2018 from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

A fireman’s service will be held at 7:45 p.m. the evening of visitation.

Military graveside rites will be presented by the Middleport American Legion and the Tuppers Plains VFW.

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