Age 100, of Batavia went peacefully home to the Lord, Friday evening September 30, 2016 at the home of her daughter, where she resided and just two days short of her 101st birthday. She was born October 2, 1915 in Conesus, NY a daughter of the late George and Minnie (Wassink) Conlon also preceded in death by her husband, Neal Myers in 1988, brother, James Conlon, sisters, Rosemary Bush and Anna Lapiana.
Mrs. Myers was a lifelong member of Resurrection Parish (St. Joseph's) and had a 50 plus year career as a Registered Nurse in the private sector working with the former St. Jerome and Genesee Memorial Hospitals, caring for patients well into her nineties. A very active woman into her 100th year, she would walk daily sometimes up to five miles, an avid bowler and golfer with her "lifetime member" status at Terry Hills Golf Course and a pair of "Hole-In-Ones", the last at the young age of 89. She was a member of the American Nurses Association, her kind, giving and caring demeanor bestowed upon her the honor of "Geneseean of the Year", in 1998 by the Chamber of Commerce.
Surviving are her beloved children, daughter, Sharon (Edmund) Leising of Batavia; sons, Gary (Janet) Myers of Harrisburg, PA and Bruce (Dee) Myers of Arizona; grandchildren, Kristin (William) Duncan, Matthew (Ashley) Leising, Peri Myers, Patrick (Loree) Myers, Reid (Mary Elizabeth) Myers, Stephanie (Duane) Falker and Stacy (Kevin) Sullivan; great-grandchildren, Nicholas, Conlon, Mallory, Grant, Jayden, Kyle, Sydney, Maxwell & Isabella.
The Myers family invites family and friends to join them in Celebrating Margret's Funeral Mass 11:00AM Thursday October 6, 2016 at Resurrection Parish (St. Mary's Site), she will be entombed with her husband in the Monsignor Francis L. Schwartz Mausoleum at St. Joseph's Cemetery and memorials in her memory are requested to Crossroads House 11 Liberty Street Batavia.
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THE FAMILY OF MARGRET E. MYERS IS BEING CARED FOR BY THE MICHAEL S. TOMASZEWSKI FUNERAL & CREMATION CHAPEL, LLC 4120 WEST MAIN STREET ROAD BATAVIA, NEW YORK 14020.