LaVerne Meyer(1931 - 2012)

LaVerne Eleanor Meyer, 81, Leslie, passed away at her home Friday, Sept. 21, 2012.

Mrs. Meyer was born July 9, 1931, in Leslie, the daughter of the late Frank Kormeier and wife Ella, nee Kassabaum.

She received her education at Liberty School and then attended Union High School.

Mrs. Meyer was a lifetime member of St. John's United Church of Christ Casco and was confirmed there April 14, 1946.

She was an organist and member of the church choir for 50 years.

Mrs. Meyer was united in marriage to Elmer Meyer Jr. on Sept. 6, 1953, at St. John's UCC Casco.

Mr. Meyer preceded her in death on Nov. 26, 1999.

Mrs. Meyer is survived by one son, Gary Meyer and wife Donna, Leslie; one daughter, Debbi Vincent and husband Jim, Union; four grandchildren, Jann Diez and wife Stephani, Travis Diez, Kaylin Bade and husband Kevin and Kaileigh Meyer; one great-grandson, Dylin Bade; other relatives and many friends.

A funeral service was held Sunday, Sept. 23, at Oltmann Funeral Home, Union, with the Rev. Mike Bone officiating.

Interment was in the St. John's UCC Casco Cemetery, Leslie.

Memorials may be given to the St. John's UCC Casco Cemetery Fund.

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The family was served by Oltmann Funeral Home, Union.

Published in The Missourian on Oct. 3, 2012