Leroy S. Meyers, 82, of Sandusky, died Monday night, June 24, 2013, at his residence, following a brief illness.
He was born July 2, 1930, in Bay Bridge, Ohio, graduated from Margaretta High School in 1949, and was on the last six- man football team from Margaretta. Leroy served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War, went on to work for Farrell Cheek Foundry, then retired from Fremont Plastic Molds.
He was a lifetime member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Sandusky. Leroy enjoyed fishing, and raising small animals and horses.
He is survived by his daughter, Jeanne (Ted) Driscoll; son, Ed (Dawn) Meyers; two grandsons, Tyler and Josh Meyers; sister, Marlene Millis; niece, Melisa (Kevin) Balduff; nephew, Wade Millis; and two great-nieces, Courtney and Maci Balduff.
Leroy was preceded in death by his wife, Kathryene (Fox) Meyers, in 2012; parents, Edward and Josephine (Svonazec) Meyers; and brother, Rudy Meyers.
Friends may call from 9 a.m. Thursday, June 27, until services at 10 a.m. at Ransom Funeral Home, 610 S. Washington St., Castalia. Deacon Jeff Claar will officiate. Burial will be in Castalia Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Stein Hospice Services, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870 and to St. Mary's Catholic Church, 429 Central Ave., Sandusky, OH.
Condolences may be shared with the family at ransomfuneralhome.com.