Meyer, Harold J.
Harold J. Meyer, 90 of Hewitt died Wednesday morning, April 3, 2013 at Ministry St. Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield surrounded by his family.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30am Saturday, April 6, 2013 at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Hewitt with Fr. Peter Raj officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Visitations will be from 4-8pm Friday, April 5, 2013 at Rembs Funeral Home in Marshfield and again on Saturday at the church from 9:30am until service time. There will be a Parish Prayer service at 4pm Friday followed by a Knights of Columbus Rosary service at 6:30pm both at Rembs Funeral Home.
Harold was born in the Town of Day, Marathon County on August 16, 1922 to Herman and Anna (Bredl) Meyer. He attended St. Joseph's Parochial School in Hewitt. He was united in marriage to Dorothy Ann Beining on September 5, 1955 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Marshfield.
Harold was a hunter and an avid sports fan, particularly the Green Bay Packers, Milwaukee Brewers and Bucks. He was a long time member of St. Michael's Catholic Church, Yellow River Baseball League, and Knights of Columbus, Fr.John Eisen Council # 1799 of Marshfield.
He was a long haul truck driver for Hub City Foods retiring in December 1984, then worked part time for Monroe Trucking for 18 years.
Harold is survived by his wife Dorothy, children Barbara (special friend, James Waters) Meyer of Mount Vernon, NY; Carol (Kim) Meyer-Boldon of LaCrosse; Paul (Judy) Meyer of New Brighton, MN; Roger Meyer of Hewitt; and Mary Meyer of LaCrosse; six grandchildren, Kathryn Boldon, Anne, Adam, Erin, Emilie and Isaac Meyer. He is further survived by one brother Herbert (Audrey) Meyer of Marshfield and his brothers and sister-in-law, Jerry (Betty) Beining of Howards Grove; Terry Beining of Wabeno; Richard (Lisa) Beining of Tuscon, AZ; Virginia (James) Bangart of Stratford and Ed (Karen) Beining of Sheboygan Falls.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother Norbert Meyer and a brother-in-law Donald Beining.
Memorials will be designated at a later date in lieu of flowers.
Condolences may be sent online to www.rembsfh.com
Published in the Marshfield News Herald on Apr. 4, 2013