Obituary for Ralph W Myers

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Ralph W Myers

April 4, 1939 - February 15, 2013

Ralph W. Myers, age 73 passed away on Friday morning, February 15, 2013 at the Franciscan St. Francis Hospital in Indianapolis. He was a resident of Brown County.

Ralph was born in Scottsville, KY on April 4, 1939 to his parents, the late Owen B. & Jewell (Terrell) Myers. He was a 1957 graduate of Beech Grove High School and went on to serve as a Sargent with the United State Army. After serving his country, Ralph married Karen S. (Toler) in Beech Grove on October 28, 1961. She lovingly survives after 51 years.

He retired in 1995 as a Millwright for Chrysler Automotive in Indianapolis after 30 years of service. Ralph was a member of the United Auto Workers Union Local 685, 10 year Brown County Reserve Sheriff and a 15 year member of the Fruitdale Fire Department. After retirement, Ralph enjoyed boating with his family at Lake Monroe and was a member of the Power Squadron Boating Club in Bloomington.

He also enjoyed traveling, raising horses, fishing, Ralph was a fan of NASCAR with his favorite driver being, Dale Earnhart Jr., and was also a fan of the Indianapolis Colts. He was known for his great cooking and his pork roast and fried rice.

Ralph was the loving father to Patricia Wright of Franklin and her children: Danielle Sullivan & Ryan Sullivan both of Franklin. He will be remembered by his sister: Sue (Joe) Brown of Indianapolis; brother: Larry (Carolyn) Myers of Indianapolis and his great granddaughter: Avery Jewel Sullivan of Franklin.

Ralph was preceded in death by two brothers: James O. Myers (infant) and Kenneth E. Myers.

Ralphs wishes were to be cremated with a private family burial at sea. Funeral services have been entrusted to Meredith – Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center in Morgantown.

Memorial contributions may be made in honor of Ralph to the Peyton Manning Children's Hospital, 8402 Harcourt Road, Suite 210 Indianapolis, IN 46260.

Condolences to the Myers family can be made at

Information: (812) 597-4670


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Born: April 4, 1939
Died: February 15, 2013

Condolences for Ralph Myers

Donald Kehl posted on 1/1/00

Karen, Sorry to hear about your your loss.


Joshua & Charissa Stephens posted on 1/1/00

Patti, we are praying for you and your family. We are sorry for your loss. Please let us know if there is anything you need.


Kevin Ault posted on 1/1/00

Dear Dear Karen- My heart aches for your loss. Ralph was a wonderful man. He and I had lots of laughs over the years. He is now an angel in Heaven and will be watching over us all. May the peace of our Heavenly Father comfort you and Patty and your family. Much Love to you. Kevin Ault


Steve Brahaum posted on 1/1/00

Karen, I am sorry to hear of Ralph's passing. Although I didn't see much of you guys for a number of years, I have fond memories of our friendship. I appreciate the years of service he gave to Brown County. He and I had some good times while working together at BCSD.Please let me know if there is anything you need.


Rob and Amanda Leader posted on 1/1/00

Karen, we were so saddened to hear of Ralph's passing. If there is anything that we can do to help you in anyway, please do not hesitate to call anytime. We are always here for you. Our sincere thoughts and prayers are with you. With deepest sympathy, Amanda and Rob


Nancy Trommater posted on 1/1/00

So sorry to hear of your loss. My prayers go to your family