Hugh E. Myers

Hugh E. Myers, formerly of Wildwood, passed away Wednesday November 20, 2013 at his home in Mesa, AZ at the age of 86. He was born May 25, 1927 in Giles County, TN to Elmer and Della Myers. Hugh owned and operated service stations for 35 years in Lake County including Lake Villa, Grayslake, Gages Lake, and North Chicago. He liked to hunt, fish, garden, bowl, and casino hop with family and friends. Hugh was the beloved husband of Ellie Jean for 62 years, the loving father to Betty (Terry) Yarnall, Nancy (William) DeVore, and Paula (Jeff) Martin, adoring grandpa to 8 grandchildren, and 2 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and his 2 sisters. Friends of the family may visit Friday, November 29, 2013 from 9:00am until 12:00 pm with a funeral service commencing at 12:00pm at STRANG FUNERAL CHAPEL & CREMATORIUM, 410 E. Belvidere Rd., Grayslake, IL 60030. Interment will follow at Highland Memorial Park Cemetery in Libertyville, IL. For information, call 847-223-8122 or visit www.strangfuneral.org.

2 Responses to Hugh E. Myers

  • Pat LaPorta says:

    so sorry to hear the news….i think Hugh was one of my first friends/go-to-guys when we moved to Grayslake….Cannon & Myers was an extremely helpful oasis…..as i said, sympathy to the family, will always remember his kindness…

  • Phil and Bobbi Mass, Chery and Mike Mohr says:

    So sorry to hear about Hughs passing, Thank you for getting ahold of our daughter to let us know. Hugh was like a father to us, we will miss him.

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