Family Login:

Elizabeth  Joan  Myers

Share This Obituary
Message from the Family

Thank you for your support during this difficult time. Please enhance this tribute to Elizabeth by adding your memories and photos.

Send Flowers
 Send Flowers


Memories & Candles

“Mom I still wake up and can't believe you've left us to go to a much more beautiful place but it leaves me with an empty heart. You were one of a...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Tammi Haney - Long Beach, CA

“I loved Joanie as my surrogate mother while I lived 3,000 miles away from my own Mom. Such a loving, generous, sincerely caring human being who...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Jody Hancock - Jacksonville, FL

“It had been many years since I last saw Joan, but I remember her respectfully as "Mrs. Myers " - the sweet, kind, hard working mother to my best...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Kelly Parry - El Cajon, CA

“She was the "mom of the block" and will be truly missed! At least she will be with David, and they both will be free from the ailments they suffered...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Anita Wisch - Friend

“Joan was a wonderful mother and her loss will be great. She was never without a smile and a warm welcome for myself and my family. ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Tina Waller - CA - Friend

“Tammi, Greg, Sue, I'm so sorry for your loss. Joaney was such a special person and all I have is great memories of her. She was the most caring,...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Gregory Morris - Pacifica, CA

“I was deeply sad to her about the passing of your mom. I'm glad I was able to meet her. She was so sweet and nice to me and my grandkids I know she...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Patricia Trevino - CA

“Joanie was a terrific aunt to me and a great aunt to our daughters. We will alwaysmiss her! ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: Laura Milo - Woodland Hills, CA

“I only met Joanie a few times but she was a lovely lady with a teriffic personality. I know she will be greatly missed.RIPCousin Julie ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: Julie Frank - West Covina, CA

“Joan, I signed in as a friend but you always made feel like family. Your are in a small group of people, well I just never considered you would pass...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Edlee Hartwell - Somerset, KY

“You were like a grandmother to me. Always so warm and loving when I would see you. Your soft voice and the way you would greet people was truly...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Julie Aldridge - Simi Valley, CA

“She was a beautiful person!!! She took me into her house, when I had no place to go. I have never forgotten this. Beautiful sweet woman, so very...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Laurie Bailiff Merchant - IN


Joan Elizabeth Myers (Oder), 83 born September 3, 1933 departed her life for eternity on Monday December 20th 2016 at 12:45 am. Joan was born in Milton Kentucky and moved to the San Fernando Valley in Southern California in 1959. She was a wonderful mother and best friend to her 3 children Susan Myers, Greg Myers and Tammi Haney and was preceded by her youngest son David Myers who passed in August 2008. She worked for Ralphs for 33 years and went on to become a successful Avon Rep as well as a house and dog sitter for 10 years after her retirement. She attended Shepherd of the Hills Church in Porter Ranch and enjoyed her life group she was a part of for many years. She was an angel to all who knew her; an independent, hardworking, kind, generous, loving mother and sincere friend to so many and will be deeply missed. Funeral arrangements have been made and will take place at Utter McKinley at 11071 Columbus Ave. in Mission Hills, CA 91345 on Thursday January 5th 2016 at 1:00 p.m., reception to follow at her home at 10217 Amestoy Ave. in Northridge. We will always remember her beautiful smile, her honesty, her charm but most of all her kind and generous heart. We will miss you every waking day mom, rest in peace.