Linda S. Myer, 73, former Green Dragon, Shupp’s standholder, enjoyed shopping, beach

By on July 12, 2017

Linda S. Myer, 73, of Ephrata, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, July 5, 2017, surrounded by her family at Wellspan Ephrata Community Hospital.

She was born in Lancaster to the late Charles J. and Gladys (Andrews) Roth, and was the wife of Larry G. Myer, with whom she shared more than 51 years of marriage.

She was a member of Grace Evangelical Congregational Church, Akron.

Linda was a homemaker and a former standholder at Green Dragon and Shupp’s Grove; she also sold Avon products. She loved spending time with her family; and was a great mother and grandmother. Linda enjoyed the beach, shopping, and going to garage sales. Her personal motto was God first, family second, and herself third.

In addition to her husband, Linda is survived by three children: Lori L., wife of Joseph U. Lee, of Landisville; Lonnie D., husband of Kelly (Hart) Myer, of Walkersville, Md.; Lisa M., wife of David F. Firestone, of Schnecksville; three grandchildren: Sean Lee, Sophie Myer and Isaac Firestone; five siblings: Jere Lovellette of Pittsfield, Mass.; Doug Roth of Colorado; Mitchell Roth of Lancaster; Tracey Kearney of North Carolina; and Scott Roth.

Services were held July 10 at Grace E.C. Church, 101 N. Seventh St., Akron, with Pastor Leslie Cool officiating. Interment took place in the Mount Zion Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in Linda’s memory may be made to Grace E.C. Church, PO Box 235, Akron, PA 17501.

Arrangements by Stradling Funeral Homes Inc., Akron/Ephrata. Online condolences can be given at

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