Charles R. Meyer
AGE: 55 • Peapack
Charles R. "Chuck" Meyer, 55, passed away suddenly on Sunday, Janaury 27, 2014 at his home. He was born in Summit on May 28, 1958, a son of Jean Schult Meyer Trusheim and the late Charles C. Meyer. He had been a lifelong resident of the Peapack - Gladstone and Far Hills area.
Chuck founded Meyer Bros. Construction, Inc. of Far Hills, along with his brother, Craig, in 1979 and worked in the excavation and building construction industry throughout New Jersey. Chuck was an avid hunter and fisherman who enjoyed many sports and athletics. He and his brother were co-captains of the Bernards High School football team and went on to play college football in Nebraska and Pennsylvania. He enjoyed high school wrestling and had helped coach wrestling in the Bernardsville Recreational League, as well as, Little League. He learned to fish as a young boy and liked few things more than to share that joy with another.
He was predeceased by his father, Charles C. Meyer, who died in 1979. Chuck is survived by his wife and best friend of more than 32 years, Deborah Campbell Meyer; his two sons, Craig C. and Sean W. both at home; his mother, Jean Trusheim of Supply, NC; his twin brother, Craig F. Meyer of Peapack; his two sisters, Linda J. M. Tintle of Westbrookville, NY., and Diane M. Pasquarello of North Plainfield; a niece, Dominique Pasquarello and a nephew, Grayson Meyer.
Visiting hours will be held at the Layton Funeral Home, 475 Main Street, Bedminster on Wednesday, January 29 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. The family requests that in lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Recreational Boating and Fishing Foundation at www.takemefishing.org
Layton Funeral Home
475 Main St
Bedminster, NJ 07921
Published in Courier News on Jan. 28, 2014