Mary Ellen Meinecke
Funeral services for Mary Ellen Meinecke, 80, of Jefferson, will be 2:30pm Sunday, February 17, 2013 at First United Methodist Church in Jefferson. Interment will be in the Franklin Township Cemetery, Cooper, Iowa.
Visitation begins after 11 a.m. Saturday at Slininger-Rossow Funeral Home in Jefferson, where the family will greet friends from 5 to 7 p.m.
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Mary Ellen was preceded in death by her husband Carol, her son Dale, and her parents. She is survived by her son: Jeff (Patty) Meinecke of Panora, IA; daughters: Beth (Wayne) Hougham of Jefferson, IA; LaDonna (James VonBank) Meinecke of Corcoran, MN; sister: LaVonne Hansen of Saydel, IA; and brother-in-law: Calvin (Margaret) Meinecke of Perry, IA.; four grandchildren: Allison Meinecke, Jacob Meinecke, Mary Rose Shelley, Anna Rae Shelley, and Lainy Von Bank; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. Slininger-Rossow Funeral Home www.sliningerrossowfuneralhome.com