MEYER, FRANCESCA M. PERRONE, 96, passed away Sunday, December 9, 2012.
She was a member of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church and St. Ann's Altar Sodality.
Mom instructed us to "Love one another as I have loved each of you." Mom showed love to everyone she met. She fed countless families in the neighborhood through her kindness.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Gervase P. Meyer; parents, Francisco and Vincenza Perrone; sister, Domenica Ferriolo; brothers, Joseph and Victor Perrone; and four infant children.
She is survived by her children, Mary Carmel Daugherty (Blaine), Stephen V. Meyer (Gloria Jean), Thomas J. Meyer (Joy), John A. Meyer (Dolly), James R. Meyer (Kathy), Timothy P. Meyer, and Vincent C. Meyer (Kathy); grandchildren, Jeff, Gina, Tina, Jennifer, Melanie, Jeana, Jeffrey, Jessica, Tiffiny, Michael, Brittiny, Julie, Robbie, Brian, Dawn, Sean, and Danielle; 23 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren, and several nieces and a nephew.
Her funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church, 1020 E. Burnett Ave., with burial in St. Michael's Cemetery. Visitation will be 2 - 8 p. m. Tuesday at Embry-Bosse Funeral Home, 2723 Preston Hwy.
Memorial gifts may be made to St. Joseph's Children's Home.