John Wyer Jr., 66, of Zanesville, passed away at 2:47 P.M. on Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at the Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus. He was born June 12, 1946 in Zanesville, a son of the late John Daniel and Dora Jean Clice Wyer. John was the owner and operator of Wyer’s Body Shop, and ran and owned Wyer’s Antiques and Collectibles for 15 years. He was a member of Eagles lodge #302.
John is survived by his wife of 33 years, Kathy J. Reeves Wyer, whom he married May 12, 1979; three sons, John (Mimi) Wyer of Zanesville, Gene (Trisha) Wyer of Philo, and Danny Wyer of Zanesville; two daughters, Lori Wyer of Zanesville, and Lisa (Dennis) Fraley of Zanesville; nine grandchildren, Cody and Shaye Wyer of Zanesville, Dakota and Dillyn Wyer of Philo, Johnna Wyer of Zanesville, Shawn Wolford of Coshocton, Rachel (Jay) Dobbins of Zanesville, and Colton and Michael Fraley of Zanesville; four great grandchildren, Adisen, Conner, Caden, and Carter; and his auction buddy, Bobby Lamay of Zanesville.
In addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by one grandson, Donte Wolford.
Friends and family may call on Friday, September 21, 2012, from 2:00-4:00 P.M. and 6:00-8:00 P.M. at the Bolin-Dierkes Funeral Home, 1271 Blue Avenue, Zanesville, where funeral services will be held Saturday, September 22, 2012, at 10:00 A.M. with Pastor Reuben Wallace officiating. He will be laid to rest at Greenwood Cemetery in Zanesville.
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