Member Biography

Robert Lee Myers III

Sessions Office Position District Party
1973       31 Democrat
1974       31 Democrat
1975       31 Democrat
1976       31 Democrat

COUNTIES: Cumberland, York  


05/15/1928 - 02/05/1993

Robert Lee Myers, III (D31) Cumberland (Part) and York (Part) Counties 1973-1976

Early Life:

Robert Lee Myers, III, born May 15, 1928, Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania; son of Robert Lee Myers Jr. and Evelyn Mary Mentzer Myers; Mercersburg Academy, 3rd Cavalry Regiment, United States Army, World War II; Theta Delta Chi fraternity, William and Mary College, 1951; Corpus Juris, business staff, Dickinson School of Law, 1953; attorney; admitted, Cumberland County Bar, 1953; law firm, Myers, Myers and Flower, Carlisle; elected, Democrat, Pennsylvania State Senate, 1973-1976; married, Helen Sherred Johnson; died, February 5, 1993 (aged 64) Camp Hill, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania; interment, Saint Johns Cemetery, Mechanicsburg, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. 

Pennsylvania Politics:

Elected, Democrat, Pennsylvania State Senate, 31st district, Cumberland (Part) and York (Part) Counties, 1973-1976.


Wife, Helen Sherred Johnson, daughter of Major General Max Sherred Johnson, Quarters No. 1, Carlisle Barracks, father, commandant, Army War College.


Cox, Harold. "Senate Members "M""Wilkes University Election Statistics Project. Wilkes University.

The Sentinel (Carlisle, Pennsylvania), Monday, December 7, 1953; page 4.

The Sentinel (Carlisle, Pennsylvania), Monday, June 23, 1958; page 5.

Robert Lee Myers III (1928-1993) - Find a Grave Memorial