William M. Myer, 74, a harness horse trainer and driver for nearly 50 years, died of congestive heart failure Tuesday at Milford Memorial Hospital in Harrington, Del. He was one of nine racing brothers known in harness racing circles as the Bridgeville Myers. He had 1,840 lifetime wins and $6.8 million in lifetime earnings. Among the well-known horses he raced were Poplar Bill, Quick Dream and Romeo Hanover.
Carl Kramer, 63, a photography columnist and editor, died of a heart attack Wednesday at Fair Oaks Hospital in Washington. Mr. Kramer, whose column of advice for amateur photographers was carried by the Washington Post-Los Angeles Times News Service, was an editor at the Post and formerly worked for United Press International.
D. J. DePree, 99, the founder and longtime head of Herman Miller Inc., a Zeeland, Mich., office furniture manufacturing concern noted for its design leadership and labor relations methods, died Monday at the Fountain View Retirement Village in Holland, Mich.