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Donald “Don” Paul Myers, age 75, of Baker City, passed away on March 16, 2018, at his residence with family members and his wife of 54 years by his side.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, April 7, 2018, at 1:00 P.M. at the Baker City Christian Church in Baker City, Oregon with Pastor Lennie Spooner officiating the service. Following the service, a reception will be held in the church fellowship hall.
Don was born on October 7, 1942, in Weiser, Idaho to Paul Myers and June (Anderson) Myers. He attended Grass Valley High School and graduated in 1960. Don served six years with the National Guard. On December 14, 1963, he married Lois Jacobs in Nampa, Idaho.
Don was self-employed and owned Artcraft Paint & Glass in Baker City for 35 years and was known as the “Baker City Paint Man”. If you needed a special color mixed, Don was the guy. Don helped get the fall festival started. He enjoyed working on computers, riding motorcycles, camping, and traveling in his motorhome. He was very proud to be a member of the Baker City Christian Church and loved serving communion at church. He enjoyed taking his daughter, Renae, and the other cheerleaders to out of town games, summer camps and he always took interest in Renae’s education. He was a good husband, father, and friend.
Don is survived by his wife, Lois Myers of Baker City, Oregon; daughter, Renae Conkle (Brian) of Portland, Oregon; granddaughter, Madison Conkle of New York, New York; sister, Kay Beck (Wally) of Edmonds, Washington; sister, Pam Bolick (Larry) of Weiser, Idaho; sister, Wendy Poston of Forest City, North Carolina; half-brother, Gary Myers of Idaho; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and June Myers; son, Ricky Lee Myers; nephew, Tony Sheridan; and nephew, Quintin Myers.
Memorial contributions may be made in Don’s honor to the Baker City Christian Church through Gray's West & Co. Pioneer Chapel at 1500 Dewey Ave., Baker City, OR 97814.