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Milo Myers

Tuesday, June 26, 2007

Funeral services for Mr. Milo Myers, 77, of Spencer will be held at 1:30 p.m., today, Tuesday, June 26, 2007, at Warner Chapel of Spencer. Rev. Paul Hansen will officiate the service.

Interment will take place at North Lawn Cemetery of Spencer.

Casket bearers will be Rick Dean, Larry Smith, Doug Alger, Mike Dean, Scott Smith and Kyle Smith.

Honorary bearers will be Melissa and Mark Stover, Heather Dean, Kellie and Matt Lowe, Marcia Smith, Lyle Clarken, Karl Baish, and Orpheus and Marjorie Korlaske.

Milo passed away on Saturday, June 23, 2007, at Spencer Hospital.

Milo, the son of Elmer Ray and Florence Alvera (Beck) Myers, was born Oct. 15, 1929, on a farm near Rossie. His childhood years were spent in the Rossie area, where he received his education, graduating from Greenville - Rossie High School in 1947.

Milo married Mona June Holmberg on Aug.13, 1950, at the First Congregational Church in Spencer. Following their marriage, they began farming in the Rossie area and later continued to farm in Clay County for 18 years. After leaving the farm, he worked in the grain department of the Terril, Ruthven and Spencer Elevators. Later, he worked at various other jobs until his retirement. Following his retirement, he continued his love of farming by helping part time with his son-in-law's farming operation. Milo was affiliated with the Grace United Methodist Church and the First Congregational Church in Spencer.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Milo is survived by his wife, June of Spencer; three daughters: Nancy Lee Dean and her husband, Rick of Spencer; Mona Kay Smith and her husband, Larry of rural Terril; Carolyn Sue Alger and her husband, Doug of Spencer; his nine grandchildren; and his four great-grandchildren.

Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.