Carol J. Myers, 88, Plymouth, passed away at 10:40 p.m. on Friday, May 14, 2021, at We Belong Senior Home in Plymouth.
She was born on Jan. 28, 1933, in Highland, Ill., to Osmar Otto & Pearl (Ulmet) Zilles.
She graduated in 1951 from Highland High School, Illinois State University and received her Master’s from Indiana University. She was married on Nov. 23, 1953, in Bloomington, Ill., to Irvin “Grubby” Myers who preceded her in 2006. She taught physical education in Greenville, Ill., and Williams Bay Elementary School in Lake Geneva for 20 years. She grew up in Illinois and lived in Bremen for many years before moving to Plymouth 11 years ago. She formerly lived in Louisiana, Texas, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania.
She coached basketball in Sterling, Ill., and was an avid sports enthusiast.
She is survived by a daughter, Kim (Steve Christman) Myers, New Paris; sister, Jacqueline Barth, Highland, Ill; nephews: Jay Barth, Wisconsin, Grant Barth, California; and a niece, Harriet Pottast (Barth), Highland, Ill.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.
Cremation will take place at Cremation Services of Kosciusko County, 4356 N. SR 15, Warsaw. No services are planned.
Preferred memorials may be given to the donor’s choice. To send condolences to the family of Carol Myers, please visit www.cremationserviceskc.com