Glen E. Byers, 86 years old, of Millerstown, passed away Wednesday, October 7, 2015. He was born December 2, 1928 in Ickesburg to Roland and Florence (Sweger) Byers. Glen was an Army Veteran of WW II and the Korean War and was a Deputy Sheriff and with law enforcement in Perry County for nearly half a century.
Glen was preceded in death by his wives, Arlene (McNaughton) Byers and Susan (Cummings) Byers and is survived by his son,Mathew Byers (Marie) and daughters, Rita Noll, Diane Byers (Brad) and Jodie Schock; brothers, Lewis, Lesley, Earl, Samuel, Charles and Roy Byers and sister, Shirley Radel; grandchildren, Nicole Bowman, Garrett Byers and Samuel Schock and great grandchildren, Jordan and Skyler. He was preceded in death by his sons, Stanley Byers and G. Steven Byers, daughter, Sonya Reich, grandson, David Bowman; brothers, Wayne, John and George Byers and sister, Beatrice Ricedorf.
Family and friends are invited to services at the David Myers Funeral Home, Newport for a viewing Sunday from 5-7 PM and a viewing Monday from 10 AM until the funeral service at 11 AM with Reverend Darwin Reich officiating. Burial will follow in the Eshcol Cemetery, Millerstown with military honors by the Perry County Military Honor Guard.
In lieu of flowers, contributions are suggested to Millerstown Fire Co., P.O. Box 204, Millerstown, Pa. 17062.
David M. Myers Funeral Home Inc.