Merle E. Dyar, 81, of Indianapolis, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2010.
He was born Sept. 11, 1928, in Worthington to Aziel R. and Truly America (Singer) Dyar.
He retired from General Motors in 1990, and was a member of Hope Baptist Church in Indianapolis.
He is survived by his wife of 24 years, Pat Dyar, Indianapolis; four sons, Steve (Nancy) Dyar, Worthington, Dan Dyar, Worthington; Larry (Risa) Dyar, Worthington, and Tom (April) Dyar, Bloomington; son-in-law, Layton Wall, Worthington; seven grandchildren; six great grandchildren; two sisters, Barbara Reynolds and Patricia Hays both of Indianapolis; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one daughter, Diane Wall; one grandson, Jeremy Wall.
Funeral service were Saturday, Jan. 9, 2010 at Hope Baptist Church with burial in Pleasant Bethel Cemetery north of Worthington.
Memorials may be given to Hope Baptist Church, 1055 N. Girls School Road, Indianapolis, Ind., 46214.