Myron Brunner Gearheart, 96, of Jackson Twp., Wells County, IN., passed away at 10:30 PM on Friday, April 17, 2015 at Heritage Pointe in Warren, IN. He was born on Monday, June 03, 1918, in Howard County, IN. He married Barbara Coleen Hosier on Saturday, August 17, 1940 in Logansport, IN; she passed away on March 25, 2009. Myron attended Irvin High School in Howard County. He was a member of the Asbury Chapel United Methodist Church. Myron retired from Anaconda Wire and Cable Company in Marion, IN., after many years of service. He enjoyed working in his yard and especially spending time with all of his grandkids.
Survivors include: Son - Dr. Robert Dygert (Wife, Anita) Gearheart, Ashland, OR., Daughter - Patty (Husband, Dale) Slusher, Warren, IN., Daughter - Mary Lee Herr, Warren, IN., 10 Grandchildren , 18 Great Grandchildren and 11 Gr. Gr. Grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his: Parents - Alva & Adella (Brunner) Gearheart, Wife - Barbara Coleen (Hosier) Gearheart, Son in Law - Philip Herr, Brother-James Gearheart and Sister-June Conwell.
Family and friends may gather to share and remember at Glancy - H. Brown & Son Funeral Home 203 N Matilda St. Warren on Monday, April 20, 2015 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM.
A service to celebrate Myron’s life will be at Glancy - H. Brown & Son Funeral Home at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, April 21, 2015; viewing will be held one hour prior to the service. Myron’s son, Dr. Robert Dygert Gearheart will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Jones Cemetery in rural Warren.
Preferred memorials may be made to: Asbury Chapel United Methodist Church 1175 East 600 North Hartford City, IN 47348 or McNatt United Methodist Church 8343 South - 1000 West
- 90 Montpelier, IN 47359
Arrangements are being handled by Glancy - H. Brown & Son Funeral Home in Warren.
Online condolences may be made at www.glancyfuneralhomes.com