McFarland- John T. Meyers, age 75, died on Monday, October 8, 2012 at home after a courageous bout with pancreatic cancer.

John was born in Madison on February 21, 1937. He was a roofer for 25 years and a tile setter for 25 years. John was an avid fisherman and looked forward to his annual trip to Canada. He enjoyed watching and keeping up to date on all kinds of sports. John had fun spending time with his family, and was a master gardener who loved time tending to the plants.

He is survived by his bride, Yvonne; his son, John Meyers Jr. of Blanchardville; daughter, Jana Meyers of Stoughton; stepchildren, David (Joelma) Luthanen of Texas, Jeff (Sharon Schmid) Luthanen of Lake Mills, Michael (Marisa) Luthanen of Texas and Susan (David) Odenthal of Minnesota; grandchildren, Matt, Julio, Marie, Ellen, Luke, Maddie, DJ, Vivianna and Mikey; sisters, Bonnie Doherty of McFarland, Bobbie Seim of Monona and Eileen Meyers of Monroe.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Margie Thorpe Bean.Cress_Funeral

A Celebration of Life Open House will be held at the Maple Tree Supper Club, 6010 Highway 51, McFarland on Sunday, October 14, 2012 from 2:00 PM until 5:00 PM.