James John Meyers, Jr., of Metairie, La., passed away on August 21, of 2022, at the age of 79. Uncle Jimmy was a native and resident of New Orleans. His hobbies included his love of the restoring and the racing of Porche Automobiles. For Jim’s final lap, a portion of his remains will be orbiting the earth in a special capsule. No joke. Jim is preceded in death by his beloved wife Katherine Crnkovich; his mom and dad, Lisette Sylvia Moore Meyers and James John Meyers. He is survived by his brother, Richard Moore Meyers (Lynn); his nieces, Marilee Meyers (Romi Gonzalez), Katy Meyers, (Sam Mizelle), and Leslie Meyers (Emily Meyers). Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial service that will be held at St. Martin’s Episcopal Church, 2216 Metairie Rd., Metairie, LA on Tuesday, August 30, 2022 at 11:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, family asks you to consider a donation to Jim’s Alma Mater, The Citadel Foundation, 171 Moultrie Street Charleston, South Carolina 29409, or online at www.foundation.citadel.edu. The family would like to give thanks to Lambeth House/St. Anna’s for their special care and to Claudia Fenner, and Olga and Dickie Riegel for their years of loving care and friendship.

Posted in: Times Picayune

Posted on: 2022-08-24

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