Dr. Charles S. Myers Jr.

Born: Sat., Jan. 30, 1937
Died: Sun., Feb. 17, 2019


2:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Fri., Feb. 22, 2019
Location: St. Francis of Assisi Episcopal Church

Memorial Service

5:00 PM Fri., Feb. 22, 2019
Location: St. Francis of Assisi Episcopal Church

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Dr. Charles Sheasley Myers Jr., 82, of Spring Creek, PA, passed away after an extended illness on Sunday, February 17, 2019 at Warren General Hospital.

He was born January 30, 1937, in Philipsburg, PA, a son to the late Charles Sheasley and Luella (Gephart) Myers Sr.

Charles is survived by his 6 children, Carol Rickerson of Youngsville, Cathy (Steve) Frederick of Pittsburgh, Chris Myers and her fiancé, John Mack, of Youngsville, Cassandra “Sandy” (George) Traut of Warren, Charmaine “Stacey” (Justin) Ingram of Pittsburgh and Charles “Chuck” (Kendra) Myers III of New Hampshire; a brother, Gary (Carol) Myers of State College; his grandchildren, Casey (Chelsea) Rickerson, Ryan (Emily) Rickerson, Corey and Kyle Traut, Noah, Chaz, Jacob and Brandon Myers; 6 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and his loyal sidekick, his English Bulldog, Charlie.

In addition to his parents, Charles was preceded in death by his loving wife, J. Lynne (Matsik) Myers whom he married on May 15, 1964 in Pittsburgh; his brother, LT. David Myers, 3 infant daughters, a son-in-law, Robert Rickerson and a nephew, Curtis Myers.

Charles graduated from State College High School. He then enlisted in the US Navy and served the majority of his time state side in the Great Lakes Region as a Dental Tech. from Feb. 1958 to Dec. 1961. He loved his country and was proud to be a Navy Veteran. He studied at Allegheny College and then graduated from the University Of Pittsburgh School Of Dentistry in 1966. His first Dentist job brought him to Warren County.

He loved the area and enjoyed living in Warren, Youngsville and Spring Creek. He continued for the next 52 years practicing Dentistry. "It’s what I’m trained to do and I love it" he would say. His relationship with his patients was very important to him. Many he considered his friends. "We Cater to Cowards" his appointment cards used to say. He always had a friendly smile, story or joke to tell.

He was a clown for the Shriners. He enjoyed his role as "Docco" the clown. Visiting children at the Shriners hospital and riding that silly bike in the parades. He was a member of the Stillwater Lodge #547 F&AM Masonic Lodge and also a member of Saint Francis of Assisi Church. He and his wife, Lynne, joined the SCA (The Society for Creative Anachronism) He received The Order of the Laurel; the highest honor for study and skill in the Arts and Sciences. He loved creating art through wood working and belonged to many wood carving groups in PA, NY and WV. He belonged to Corry and Columbus Woodcarving and Southtown and Olgby Woodcarvers Assoc. He also belonged to the Warren Art League and The Corry Artist Guild. His legacy lives on in his magnificent works of art.

He had a thirst for knowledge and always wanted to learn more. He enhanced his life with his love of nature and the outdoors. Spending time with his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Playing practical jokes on them and nurturing their sense of humor. With a sparkle in his eye and the grin on his face you knew he was up to something. There was always lots of love and laughter when the Myers crew got together!

Family and friends are invited to call on Friday, February 22 from 2-5pm at St. Francis of Assisi Episcopal Church, 343 East Main Street, Youngsville, PA 16371. A memorial service will be held there at 5pm with the Fr. Rev. Timothy Dyer, officiating. A private burial will take place in Spring Creek Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to Shriners Hospital for Children, Development and Donor Relations Dept., 1645 West 8th Street, Erie, PA 16505, Miracle Mountain Ranch, 101 Rodeo Drive, Spring Creek, PA 16436, St. Francis of Assisi Episcopal Church or The Corry Artist Guild Scholarship fund, PO Box 350, Corry, PA. 16407.

The Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Services, in Youngsville, have been entrusted with all arrangements. Condolences to the family may be made at www.nelsonfuneralhome.net.

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Jayne Blake
   Posted Wed February 20, 2019
Sending love and prayers for the family of this truly wonderful man. He will be so missed by so many. God Bless you.

Kelly s. Eastman
   Posted Wed February 20, 2019
So very sorry for all of you. My prayers and thoughts are with you. God be with you through all this. Love and prayers. Kelly

Sandy Bancroft, Aaron Kotzbauer
   Posted Wed February 20, 2019
Our sincere sympathies to your family. We loved him, he was a great man. Who knew someone could make going to the dentist fun? He did. He will be missed and thought of very fondly forever.

Christine Case
   Posted Wed February 20, 2019
Sending my thoughts and prayers to the entire family. Doc will be forever remembered. He impacted so many people.

Neva, Larry and Medea Rambish
   Posted Wed February 20, 2019
Our thoughts and prayers are extended to family and friends of this very special man and friend. You were our dentist for almost 40 years, but you were so much more, friend, confidant, buddy, advisor and supporter in so many difficult times. Your understanding and compassion has been so important to us through the years. Rest comfortably dear friend and say hello to Lynn for us until we meet you both in the hereafter.

Brian Reid
   Posted Wed February 20, 2019
So sorry for you all. My prayers for Doc and you. May he Rest In Peace and rise in glory.

Ron & Sharon Baldridge
   Posted Wed February 20, 2019
Our condolences and prayers go out to you. John and Chris,you have lost so much in less than a year. Love you guys.

Beverly L Moore
   Posted Wed February 20, 2019
To the family of Doc. Myers: I am so sorry to hear of Doc's death. He was a great person and a Proud Husband and Father. I was glad for many years to be a friend of Lynn and Chuck at St. Francis. We have lots of memories. My daughters were friends of Kathy and Carol. Lynn and I did a lot of things at church. I will hold these memories in my heart forever. Hold your memories of your Dad and your Mom close, they will be with you the rest of your life and bring you comfort. Bev. Moore

Joe and Debbie Salapek
   Posted Wed February 20, 2019
Sending Doc's family prayers and condolences. Prayers to help get through this troubling time, May you be at peace Doc. You were the best! Love Debbbie and Joe.

   Posted Thu February 21, 2019
Rest In Peace. You were surrounded by love and very blessed. Signs of a great life ❤️

Andrea Hazeltine
   Posted Thu February 21, 2019
Chris Myers and family:

You have my sincerest condolences on your loss. I very much enjoyed chatting with "Doc" at every appointment about books and science. I already miss him.

Andrea Hazeltine

Christina George, Maxine Young's daughter
   Posted Thu February 21, 2019
my deepest sympathy to your family. My mother was very fond of both your parents.

Julie long
   Posted Thu February 21, 2019
From one of Docs biggest cowards. You are all in my heart. My live also goes out to Charlie. I know she’ll miss him so. I know I will. He’lol be quite the renaissance man in heaven with his lady. Please contact me if there’s anything I can do. Love you all. Julie long.

Mary McNett
   Posted Thu February 21, 2019
I was blessed to have had Dr. Myers as my dentist for 46 years...even more blessed to call him friend. Dale and I will always treasure our carved pieces he so thoughtfully made for us...."Hagar the hiking Viking" walking stick and the pendant of entwined hearts. He graciously shared his many talents. He will be missed. His family has our deepest sympathy.

Dale McNett
   Posted Thu February 21, 2019
To the family of Chuck Myers
On Feb 17th, God called home one of his finest human beings. Rarely does one man possess so much talent, yet remain so humble. His lifelong quest for knowledge, which he turned into wisdom, was admired and respected by all who knew him. Even more importantly, he was kind. Chuck was such a large presence while living that he still occupies space even though he has left us.
Well done Doc. . . Time to rejoin J. Lynne.

Charlette Russell
   Posted Fri February 22, 2019
Chris, I am so sorry to hear about your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Farley & Linda Wright
   Posted Fri February 22, 2019
We're so sorry to hear of your loss; your dad was a special man and was married to a special woman. People often comment about how some couples are just made for each other; and your mom & dad fit into that fortunate group. While we didn't get together as often as I might have wished, there was no one more kind, generous and quick-witted as your father, always doing everything he could to help you feel comfortable and welcome. Know that he's back with you mom now plotting some mischievous joke to play on some unsuspecting victim. Keep your memories of them close to your heart, and know you're in our prayers.

MaryAnn Kuzmin
   Posted Sun February 24, 2019
To the family of Dr Myers. We extend are sympathy to all of you on the passing of your Father.

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