Darlene L. Myers, 65, of Hesston and formerly
of Newville, passed away after a three year battle with cancer on Friday, December 23, 2011, in the Huntingdon Nursing &
Rehabilitation Center. She was born on Friday, October 11, 1946, in Monroe Twp., a daughter of the late Blain L. and Dorothy
R. (Dunkleberger) Wickard.
was a 1964 graduate of Cumberland Valley High School. Darlene drove school bus for the Carlisle Area School District through
the Fahrney Bus Co. for 8 years and then drove for 27 years for Big Spring School District with Deitch Buses. She also was
a loving homemaker and enjoyed camping with the Dreamers Camping Club, cooking and spending time with her beloved grandchildren.
She is survived by her loving and devoted husband of more than 44 years, Roger
L. Myers, one son, Gregory A. (and his wife, Lisa) Myers of Newville, one daughter, Lori J. (and her husband, Nathan) Chronister
of Newville, one brother, Jay Wickard of Carlisle, two sisters; Linda Hoover and Doris Hawkins, both of Newville, five grandchildren;
Adam and Lydia Myers and Gracie, Michael and Joshua Chronister and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, December 28, 2011,
in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, with Rev. James Hawk officiating. Burial will be in Cumberland
Valley Memorial Gardens, Carlisle. Viewing will be held on Tuesday from 6 - 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home and on Wednesday
from 9:30 a.m. until time of service. Memorial contributions may be made to Asera Care Hospice, 1015 Logan Blvd., Altoona,
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Our prayers and thoughts are with you at this time. remember the fun times you had with her. That will get
you through the hard times of the coming days. If there is anything we can do for you please call.
Harold, Janet Walker
May God Bless your
family at this time of sorrow.
Darlene was a wonderful person and always had a smile for everyone.
will be missed.
and family - please accept our deepest sympathy in your loss.
Don and Pat Fry
Roger and family, so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you in your time of sorrow. She will be greatly
missed. Darlene was a wonderful person. Peace be with you!
Roger, you are in our thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time,
so sorry to hear of Darlene passing. God Bless
Charles & Debbie Heberlig
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.
Kay & Frank Rhinehart
a great lady...She was my bus driver in school and i thank her so much for putting up with me...She will be missed...
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