AUGUST 11, 1946 - MARCH 9, 2009

GROVE - Harold E. “Eddie” Salyer, 62, a resident of Grove passed away at Integris Baptist Medical Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on Monday, March 09, 2009.  He was born in Oklahoma City on August 11, 1946 to Harold H. and Dorothy (Todd) Salyer.  Mr. Salyer served in the United States Marines during Vietnam.  Mr. Salyer has lived in the Grove area for over fifteen years, he and his wife Marilyn attended the First Christian Church in Grove, and he was also active in the local Veterans of Foreign Wars.  He liked to read, watch NASCAR and help others. 

 His father Harold and a sister Mary M. Gregorio preceded him in death.

Survivors include his wife Marilyn Salyer of the home, his mother Dorothy Salyer of Oklahoma City, a brother Robert Mitchell Salyer of Vermont, a sister Dorothy Susan “Susie” Akland of Minnesota, a daughter Tori Smith and grandson Jade Caress of Noble, Oklahoma along with many aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews.

A service for Eddie will be Thursday, March 12, 2009 at 11:00 AM at the First Christian Church in Grove with Dr. Wayne Shaw officiating.

The family suggests memorials to Freeman Heart Clinic c/o Freeman Health System, 1102 W. 32nd Street, Joplin, Missouri 64803.

Friends and family may send online condolences at www.honoringmemories.com.