Lennon Joel Myers, 3 days old, St. Joseph, MO

Published 08/25 2014 10:36AM

Updated 08/27 2014 08:57AM

Lennon Joel Myers, 3 days old, St. Joseph, Missouri died Thursday, August 21, 2014 at Children’s Mercy Hospital.

He was born August 19, 2014 to Josh and Cara (Shanks) Myers.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Zachary M. Myers, September, 11 2001; maternal grandmother, Ethel Shanks; and paternal grandfather, Major Myers.

Survivors: parents, Josh and Cara Myers; brother, Corey A. Myers; sister, Lexi F. Myers; brother, Dawson K. Myers, all of the home; maternal grandfather, Charles K. Shanks, Savannah, Missouri; paternal grandmother, Cynthia Lynch, St. Joseph, Missouri; two uncles, Mike Shanks and Chris Myers (Kristin); and five cousins, Christopher Myers, Rhiannon Myers, Gabby Myers, Sammy Myers, and Erikka Abbott.

Lennon taught many of us how to love in the short time he was with us.  To read Lennon’s story visit www.loveforlennon.com #loveforlennon.

Graveside Services and Interment:  10:00 A.M. Friday, Mount Olivet Cemetery.  Care provided by Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.

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