John S. Meyer, 88

c, of Delaware, died on Sunday, May 20, 2012, at Cherith of Willow Brook.

He was born on May 21, 1923, in Celina, to Harry and Ocie (Fast) Meyer, and they preceded him in death.

In 1950, he married Aldyth Barber, and she survives him.

He is also survived by two daughters, Judith Clancy of Scottsdale, Ariz., Cynthia (Rick) Schlichting of New Providence, N.J.; a daughter-in-law; six grandchildren; a loyal friend.

He was preceded in death by his son, Jeff; his brother.

He served in the U.S. Army during World War II, primarily in the China Burma India Theater.

Friends may call from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 75 W. William St., Delaware, where services will follow at 5 p.m. with the Rev. Ward Cornett III officiating.

A second service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, 901 Myers Road, Celina, with the Rev. Douglas Meyer officiating.

Burial will follow in the North Grove Cemetery in Celina, with military honors provided by the Mercer County Veterans Association.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 1379 Dublin Road, Columbus, Ohio, 43215.

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