Robert M. Overmyer

Robert M. Overmyer, 94, of Milan, Ind., died Wednesday, May 14, 2014, at Dearborn County Hospital in Lawrenceburg, Ind.

Born April 19, 1920, in Athens, Ohio, he is the son of Viola (Nee: Miller) and Chauncey Overmyer.

He married Cora Jane Loebig, June 2, 1947, at St. Xavier Church in Parkersburg. Bob was a banker and worked 46 years with Peoples Bank in Marietta, before retiring in 1985. He was a lifetime AAA member, a long time member of the Elks and Kiwanis’ clubs of Marietta, and a 3rd Degree Knight for the Knights of Columbus Council #2633 in Harrison, Ohio. For many, many years he served as treasurer for these organizations and at church as well.

Bob is survived by his daughter, Roberta Fischesser of Milan. In addition to his wife and parents, he is also preceded in death by sisters, Lucille Overmyer, Mary-Louise Soule, Katherine Birmingham, Irene White, Loretta Overmyer and Pauline Higgins; and brothers, John and James Overmyer.

Visitation was from 9:30-10 a.m., Monday, May 19, at St. Charles Church in Milan. Funeral services followed at 10 a.m. Graveside services were held 3 p.m., Monday, May 19, at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Athens, Ohio.

The family requests memorials to St. Charles Church.

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