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Darwin Dean "Zip" Byers

November 7, 1950 ~ August 20, 2019 (age 68)


Darwin Dean “Zip” Byers 68 of Racine passed away Tuesday August 20, 2019 at the Holzer Meigs Emergency Department.

He was born November 7, 1950 in Number 10 Hollow, Hollister.

He was a former Custodian for Nelsonville-York Schools and enjoyed playing cards, especially euchre and auto racing.

He is survived by his wife of nearly 47 years Rhonda Jordan Byers; his sons Darwin “Chipper” Byers Jr., Stanley (Laura) Byers and Douglas (Chelsey) Byers; his grandchildren Joshua Byers who was raised in his home as a son, Joshua Owens, Chase Byers, Raven Nicole and Kole Byers; his brother Johnny (Cheryl) Byers; several in-laws, nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his mother Eileen Byers

Per Zip’s wishes cremation has taken place and private services will be held at a later date.

We can all have a sense of peace knowing that Zip and his buddy Bob North are in Heaven building dune buggies. 

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