Arla Jean Myerick, 77, of 1305 S. Lake Wilmer Dr., Sandusky, died Tuesday evening, March 13, 2007, in her residence, surrounded by family, after a long illness.
She was born Oct.19, 1929, in Arcadia, Pa. She attended The Chapel in Sandusky. She was a member of Norwalk Eagles and American Legion Auxiliary Post 83 in Sandusky.
Mrs. Myerick is survived by her daughter, Cheryl (Doug) Murphy of Kansas City, Mo.; her son, Carl (Darlene) Myerick of Sandusky; four grandchildren, Christine (Mike) Wiedle, Candice Ross, April (Andy) Carroll and Chad (Amanda Yeardon) Myerick; and seven great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Myerick, in 1997; and her parents, Boyd F. and Elizabeth (Bagley) Kerr.
Friends will be received from 5 - 8 p.m. Friday in Groff Funeral Home, 1607 E. Perkins Ave., Sandusky, where services will be 11 a.m., Saturday. Pastor William Schroeder, of The Chapel, will officiate. Burial will follow in Meadow Green Memorial Park, Huron.
Memorial contributions, if desired, may be made to Stein Hospice Services Inc., 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.
Condolences may be sent to grofffuneralhomes.com.