CLINTON, Mass. - George A. "Redd" Myers, Jr., 75, of East St., died Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at St. Vincent Hospital in Worcester after a lengthy illness.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 37 years, Locke (Martin) Myers; two daughters, Cheryl St. Germain of Millbury; Christine Radcliffe and her husband Neil of Dudley; four stepchildren, Diane Guillemette and her husband John of Leominster; James Cutler and his wife Jean of CT; Martin Cutler and his wife Mona of Athol; Mark Cutler and his wife Carol of Lancaster; two sisters, Patricia Merson of CT; Laurie Rochette of Millbury; 18 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, his best pal Buddy and many dear friends. Redd was preceded in death by his son Kenneth Myers.
Redd was born in Worcester to the late George A. Myers and Gertrude (Progin) Myers.
He was raised in Auburn, attended local schools and was a graduate of Auburn High School. Redd enlisted to proudly serve our nation in the United States Navy during the Korean Conflict. He returned and established his career as a truck driver, working for several companies before ultimately retiring from Epic Enterprises in Ayer after may years. Redd was a life member and former Post Quartermaster of the VFW in Clinton. He was an avid sports fan and proud supporter of the New York Yankees and Washington Redskins.
Redd will be fondly remembered and dearly missed by his family, friends, and all who had the pleasure to have known him.
A funeral service is to be held on Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 7 p.m. in the Philbin-Comeau Funeral Home, 176 Water St., Clinton. Burial will take place privately at Reservoir Pines Cemetery in Clinton. Calling hours will be held in the funeral home on Thursday evening prior to services from 5 until 7 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Redd Myers to Massachusetts Veterans, Inc., 69 Grove St., Worcester, MA 01605.
Online condolences may be placed at www.philbincomeaufh.com