Thomas K. Myers Sr.

Thomas K. “Pap” Myers Sr., 86, of Shippensburg, passed away Friday, Jan. 8, 2021, at home.

He was born Saturday, Aug. 25, 1934, in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania. Thomas was a son of the late Oscar and Esther (Keefer) Myers.

Thomas retired from Ingersoll Rand, Shippensburg.

He was a past Scoutmaster of Troop 171, Lees Cross Roads.

Thomas enjoyed almost everything outdoors as he was an avid outdoorsman and hunter.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by four brothers, Oscar Myers Jr., Richard Myers, Robert Myers and Billy Myers, and one sister, Letha Leedy.

Thomas is survived by his wife of 64 years, Lenetta M. (Oppel) Myers; five children, Thomas K. Myers Jr. and his wife, Queena, Lowanda M. Bard, Wendell K. Myers Sr. and his wife, Donna, Roger D. Myers and Hope E. McKee and her husband, Eric, all of Shippensburg; 13 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Jack and Rodney Myers, both of Shippensburg; three sisters, Betts Graham of Newville, Marie Frey of Carlisle and Arlene McDole of Sparta, Tennessee; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021, in the Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home & Crematorium Inc., Shippensburg. Officiating was The Rev. Brent Liechty.

Burial was in Westminster Cemetery.

A viewing was held one hour prior to the services Wednesday in the funeral home.

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