October 3, 1947 – November 12, 2023
Edward Myers, age 76, of Sauk Village, IL, passed away Sunday, November 12, 2023. Beloved husband of the late Carol J. Myers, nee Bretveld. Loving father of Phillip (Sandy) Myers, Deborah (Jeffrey) Szela, and Paul (Kandace) Myers. Dear grandfather of Courtney (Bob) Myers, Lauren (Nathan) Myers, Tabbitha Anderson, and Lucas (fiancée Mary) Myers. Dear brother of Tommy Larry Myers, the late Mary Langford, and the late Sharon Meeker. Preceded in death by his parents Tommy Lee and Elizabeth Myers.
Ed was a trustee for Sauk Village, and served as the Assistant Chief for Sauk Village Fire Department for 52 years. Ed also served as Director of Code Enforcement and Building in the late 1980s for several years. He worked in the Village of Steger for a number of years as their Code Enforcement Official. Ed was loved by many and will be dearly missed.
Visitation Sunday, November 19, 2023, from 3 – 8 p.m. at Smits Funeral Home, 2121 Pleasant Springs Lane, Dyer, IN. Funeral service Monday, November 20, 2023, at 11 a.m. at Smits Funeral Home with Pastor Chester Wrice officiating. Interment Memory Lane Memorial Park – Crown Point, IN. Memorial contributions may be given to Project Fire Buddies (15811 Central Avenue, Oak Forest, IL 60452). For further information, please contact 219-322-7300.