Chalmer Dyer Posted on September 13, 2018 0 0 87 Age, 92 Alger Services for Chalmer Dyer will begin at 1 p.m. Monday at Quickstep Pentecostal Church of God, 2040 Township Road 120, Alger by the Rev. Robert Dye. Burial will be in Preston Cemetery, Alger with graveside military rites conducted by the Kenton Amvets Post 1994 Honor Guard. Friends may call 2-5 p.m. on Sunday at Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, Alger and one hour prior to services Monday at the church. He died at 2:45 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018 at his residence. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, P.O. Box 41, Alger, Ohio 45812 for the benevolence of the family. Condolences can be expressed at www.hansonneely.com. Subscribe to the Kenton Times to read the full story... Get your Hardin County news in print AND online! Subscribe! OR Try a 1-Day Access Pass for Only 99¢! 1-Day Access Are you a current subscriber to the Kenton Times? NO PURCHASE NECESSARY! If you currently subscribe the Kenton Times in print, then your access to the online content is INCLUDED in your subscription! Just verify your subscription to get started! Verify Your Subscription He was born on Oct. 25, 1925 in Salyersville, Kentucky to the late Rev. Seward and Mary (Hurt) Dyer. On Oct. 26, 1948 Chalmer married Bessie L. Lawrence and she preceded him in death on May 16, 2006. Surviving are his children, Bill (Connie) Dyer of Alger, Rita Dyer of Lima, Amy (John) Longbrake of Lima, Kay Lynn (Elmer Amweg) Dyer of Alger and Shirley Murphy of Ashville, N.C.; 24 grandchildren, 55 great-grandchildren and two and a half great-great grandchildren; a brother, Frank (Stella) Dyer of Alger; and four sisters, Ruby Holbrook of Ada, Lucy Rowe of Alger, Ruth Dye of Dola and Rosemary (Daniel) Miller of Alger. He was preceded in death by three sons, Joe Dyer, Robert “Bob” Dyer and James “Jimmy” Dyer; a daughter, Wanda Dyer; a daughter-in-law, Pam Holcomb; two grandchildren; two brothers, Mort Dyer and Ray Dyer; a sister, Ressie Robirds; four brothers-in-law, the Rev. James Holbrook, the Rev. Abe Rowe, Elmer Dye and Earnest Robirds. Chalmer retired from Dallas and Mavis as a truck driver. He drove coast to coast. He was the oldest member of the Quickstep Pentecostal Church of God, Alger. Chalmer was a U.S. Army veteran who served during WWII from March of 1945 to December of 1946.