Obituaries

James E. "Jim" Myers

Apr 25, 2020
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Cemetery

Burial in Garden of Memories Cemetery

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May be directed to the family; cards sent to the funeral home will be forwarded to the family

3146 Kimball Avenue
Waterloo IA 50702

Biography

James E. "Jim" Myers, 72, of Waterloo, died on Saturday, April 25, 2020 at home of natural causes. 

He was born on September 8, 1947 in Waterloo, the son of Merl and Hazel (Cutler) Myers.

Jim served in the United States Army during the Vietnam era until his honorable discharge in 1968.

He worked as a highway painter for All Iowa Contracting, retiring in 2000. 

He was a lifetime member of the Cedar Falls AMVETS and a member of Rambling Wheels. He loved to ride his Harley Davidson.
 
Survived by his daughter, Michelle (Paul) Gaede of Parkersburg; six grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren; and sister, Peggy (Ron) Temple of Dunkerton.

He is preceded in death by his parents and a great-granddaughter.
 

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  1. CHAD VAN DYKE | Apr 28, 2020
    SORRY TO HEAR OF SUCH A GREAT LOSS IN YOUR FAMILY. MY THOUGHTS ARE WITHBYOU...I KNEW JIM FOR MANY YEARS..ALWAYS GOOD FOR SOME FUN AND LAUGHS WHEN WE WOULD CROSS PATHS AT TWO WHEEL EVENTS...R.I.P. OLD FRIEND 
  2. Dennis Scarbrough | Apr 28, 2020

    We really loved getting to know and ride with Jimmy these past few years.  Bike nights are just not going to be the same.  Goodbye our sweet, kind, funny man.  Ride strong on heaven.

     

  3. Diane Ebert (The Candid Shutterbug) | Apr 28, 2020
    Hugs Love and prayers to your family.  I am so sorry I did not have an opportunity to meet James well before the Thunder Salute. Until we meet again.  
  4. Marilyn Belthuis | Apr 27, 2020
    Jimmy was a great guy..He will be putting many miles on his bike , probably riding along side of Munger 

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