Myles F. "Bud" Greathouse, 86, of Newcomerstown joined his beloved wife Barbara in heaven on July 3, 2018.
He was born Feb. 8, 1932 in Newcomerstown to the late Vernon G. and Myrtle (Kinney) Greathouse. Myles retired from Pretty Products after 34 years and soon began the job he loved the most, driving the Senior Citizen Van. He was a lifelong member of American Legion 431 and served on the Honour Guard. Upon graduating from Newcomerstown High School in 1950, he joined the U.S. Army (Korea) but not before marrying Barbara A. (Berger) on June 17, 1951. They, together, enjoyed traveling to visit family and a "good old" Army buddy and gardening. He also enjoyed yard work and the lottery.
He is survived by his son, Gary Greathouse; three daughters, Gayle (JC) Adams, Linda (Richard) Cornell Jr. and Susan Greathouse and friend Dale; six grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; three sisters-in-law, Peggy and Dolly Greathouse and Karol Berger; and several special nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by eight sisters, Madge, Addy, Bettie, Lola, Ruth, Jane, Gertrude and Clara Mae; four brothers, Vernon Jr., Wayne, Fred and Bill; two sisters-in-law, Roberta Butler and Vonda Berger; and two brothers-in-law, Bob and Denny Berger.
Services were Saturday, July 7, at Addy Funeral Home. Burial followed in West Lawn Cemetery. Military services were conducted by Newcomerstown Veterans Honor Guard. Memorial contributions may be made to Newcomerstown Honor Guard PO Box 742, Newcomerstown, OH 43832. Online condolences may be made at www.addyfuneralhome.com.