Mike Meros was a long time Beach Boy band member. Starting in 1979 Mike played keyboards with The Beach Boys until 2001 when John Cowsill took over the keys. He died of a heart attack on December 26, 2007.
Mike's obituary reads:
Michael Meros, 57, of Thousand Oaks passed away suddenly Dec. 26, 2007, in his home.
Michael was born in Baltimore, Md. He lived in Ventura County for 16 years. He was originally from Santa Monica. Michael was a musician and piano teacher in Ventura County. He accompanied St. Paschal's Children's Choir and played the piano for the 5 o'clock Sunday Mass at St. Jude Catholic Church.
Michael is survived by his wife, Jane; daughters, Meghan and Kelly; son, Austin; parents, Chester and Helen Meros; brothers, Gene, Stan Dennis and Terry; and sister, Debbie.
Visitation was held at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 28, at St. Paschal Baylon Catholic Church. Mass was celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, also at St. Paschal Baylon Catholic Church.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, www.cbf.org, or Many Mansions, www.manymansions.org.