Rita E. Myers

| October 7, 2021

Rita E. Myers, 96, of Coshocton, passed away Tuesday, Oct., 2021, at Altercare of Coshocton. She was born on Oct. 31, 1924, in Coshocton, to the late John and Lucy (Boyer) Lahna. She was a graduate of Sacred Heart High School and continued to be a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church. On Feb. 16, 1949, she married Lester Myers, who passed away in 2004. She loved reliving childhood memories. She would often tell stories and sing songs to the younger generations of her family. She also enjoyed playing cards with friends.

Rita is survived by her children, Marla (Dick) Myers, Daniel (Rita) Myers, Kenneth (Susan) and Brenda (Rick) McCoy; grandchildren, Kendra (Todd) Parkhill, Morgan (Nick) Buxton, Benny Myers, Bobby (Desiree) Myers, Stephanie (Tyler) Albertson and Josh (Samantha) McCoy; great-grandchildren, Kaylie (Kyle) Knicely, Bryce Parkhill, Britney Rodriguez, Marissa Rodriguez, Alexa Rodriguez, Gavin Albertson, Landon Albertson, Tinsley Albertson, Carmine Myers, Grace Myers, Jason Myers, Henry McCoy and Lena McCoy; great great-grandchildren, Zachary Knicely, Aria Knicely, Michael Knicely and Alyiah Myers; sisters, Rose Shaw and numerous nieces and nephews.

Along with her parents and husband, she is preceded in death by her siblings, Charles Lahna, Jess Lahna, Eugene Lahna, Harold Lahna, Esther Hiser and Mar y Guinther.

A Mass will be held at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Coshocton on Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, at 11 a.m. with Father Homer Blubaugh officiating and one hour of calling hour prior to the service at the Miller Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery.

A memorial can be viewed at www.themillerfuneralhome.com.

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