Francis Edward "Chach" Mayers, 83, of Clifford Twp., died Tuesday, March 24th at home. His wife, the former Veronica J. Lavriha died in 2018.
Born in Forest City, son of the late Francis "Dick" and Stacia Jeglinsky Mayers, he was a member of Ascension Parish, Forest City. He was a graduate of Forest City High School and a US Navy veteran of the Korean War, having served aboard the USS Cotten. Francis and his brother Joseph owned and operated Mayers’ Bar & Grill in Forest City. Prior to retirement, Chach was employed by Cross Engineering, Carbondale.
Surviving are a daughter: Geraldine Gibson and her husband Dale, Slate Hill, NY; a son Francis Mayers and his wife Angela, Rancho Santa Margarita, California; two grandchildren: Jessica Spongberg and her husband Jay; and Robert Gibson; three great grandchildren: Stacie, Liam, and Evan Spongberg; and several nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by a brother, Joseph F. Mayers.
Due to current public health policy, a private Mass of Christian Burial will be held in St. Joseph's Church, Forest City with interment in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Forest City.
Arrangements by the Jones & Brennan Funeral Home, 430 Main St., Forest City.
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