Ronald

December 12, 1937 ~ January 25, 2022

Born in: Daviess County, IN
Resided in: Vincennes, IN

Ronald H. Myers, 84, passed away at 2:51 pm on January 25, 2022, at Good Samaritan Hospital with his family and friends by his side. Ron was born on December 12, 1937, in Daviess County, IN and he was the son of Roscoe T. and Laura B. (Sims) Myers. Ron married Marlene Cunningham on August 30, 2002.

Ron was a graduate of Washington High School and started Shurway Grocery Store. He owned and operated Shurway Grocery for many years and then became a stockbroker in 1979 and did this until his retirement in 2002. Ron was very instrumental in his community and involved in many civic organizations. He was a member of the Elks, Harmony Society, Moose, Daviess and Knox County Chamber of Commerce, Washington and Vincennes Rotary Clubs, and was also a member of the Washington Community School Board of Directors. The idea of the Daviess County Turkey Trot Festival and races was hatched in early 1972 by members of the Daviess County Chamber of Commerce led by President Ron Myers. Ron was also an avid golfer.

Survivors include his wife, Marlene Myers of Vincennes; son, Keith Myers and his wife Natalie of Washington; step-daughter, Amy Tolliver and her husband Chad of Vincennes; step-sons, Ty Cunningham of Newburgh, IN, Dusty Cunningham of Vincennes, Casey Cunningham of Vincennes, Colby Cunningham of Vincennes; his grandchildren, Ali Cunningham, Ashton Cunningham, Luke Tolliver, Hannah Cunningham, Whitney Hill and her husband Drew, Reagan Schutter and her husband Brock, Brittany Myers, Morgan Myers, Chance Adams; Stacy Marshall, several great grandchildren, and son-in-law, Jim Adams. Ron is preceded in death his parents, brothers, Dan K. Myers, Byron A. Myers, daughter, Dana Adams, and his sister-in-law, Linda Myers.

Friends may visit with Ron’s family and friends from 4-7 pm on Wednesday, February 2, 2022, at Goodwin-Sievers Funeral Home, 524 Broadway, Vincennes, IN 47591. Ron’s funeral service will begin at 7:00 pm on Wednesday at the funeral home and Ron will be laid to rest in Mt. Calvary Cemetery at a date to be determined. There also will be a celebration of Life Service held at the Harmony Society at a date to be determined. Memorial Contributions may be made to The Knox County Humane Society, 405 Main St., Vincennes, IN 47591. Online memories may be shared with Ron’s family and friends at www.goodwinsievers.com. Goodwin-Sievers Funeral Home is privileged and honored to be entrusted with the care of Ron.

Services

Visitation: February 2, 2022 4:00 pm - February 2, 2022 7:00 pm

Goodwin-Sievers Funeral Home - Vincennes
524 Broadway Street
VINCENNES, IN 47591


Funeral Service: February 2, 2022 7:00 pm

Goodwin-Sievers Funeral Home - Vincennes
524 Broadway Street
VINCENNES, IN 47591


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  1. Marlene, I am so sorry to hear of Ron’s passing. I always enjoyed seeing him at the Harmony, he will be greatly missed. I will be keeping you and your family in my prayers. Sending you much love and hugs ❤

  2. So sorry for your loss Marlene. It’s a very hard thing to go through. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your entire family. May God be with you through this sad time.

  3. Marlene I am so sorry for your loss. He was such a good man plus a fellow animal lover. I’m so glad you came into his life & made him happy for so many years. You were exactly what he needed.

  4. Marlene, you and your family and extended family are in our thoughts and prayers. I know Ron made you very happy. I am so glad he came into your life. His love for you will be with you always. Love, Brent, Nancy and Jill Suzanne.

  5. You have my sincere sympathy Marlene . So very sorry 😞 to hear about your husband passing. May GOD bless

  6. So sorry to hear of your husband passing. I only met Ron one time, but could tell he was a sweet man. Prayers for you and your family at this sad time.

  7. Marlene and other family & friends of Ron’s, you will be in my thoughts as you grieve the loss of one who played an important part in your lives. Do take care.

  8. Marlene, so sorry for the loss of Ron. What a kind and gentle man he was. You two were so blessed to have each other. Sending prayers for you and all the family

  9. Marlene , Jack and Judy Kotter are so Sorry for the loss of your Husband . You are in our Prayers. Not sure if you remember us or not but we live on 1515 Broadway Street . down the street down from your mom

  10. Dear Marlene and family,

    My heart is with you at this time of loss.
    Hold tight to the wonderful memories you shared and know the beauty of a new beginning is ahead of you
    Your friend Janice

  11. Trent and I are so sorry to hear about Ron’s passing. Please know that you all are in our prayers.
    Much love to you,
    Roslyn

  12. Marlene,
    We are so sad for you and all who knew and loved Ron. We will always remember his recommending his best friend and banker Harvey to us. We’ve lived in our home ever since!

    Ron was such a “gentle” man with a kind heart and demeanor. He was blessed to have you in his life as we were all blessed to have him in ours! We will miss Ron and feel blessed to have known such a wonderful man.Our sympathy to all of you. Much ❤️ love.
    Andrea and Margaret

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