Lucile Meyer (1914 - 2014)

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ST. MARYS — Lucile V. Meyer, 100, formerly of 305 Dieker Place, Saint Marys, and a resident of Otterbein Saint Marys Retirement Community, died at 6:39 a.m., Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, at Otterbein Saint Marys.

She was born Oct. 30, 1914, in Piqua, the daughter of James and Ethel (Cox) Finfrock.

She married Joseph E. Meyer Sr. on Aug. 30, 1935, and he preceded her in death on Sept. 22, 1985.

She is survived by two sons, Michael (Dru) Meyer, of New Bremen, and Brother Thomas Meyer, S.D.S, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She is survived by her seven grandchildren, Julie Kishler, Nicholas (Tammy) Meyer, Laurie Amato, Beth (Dan) Noneman, Kristina (Jeff) Kuck, Jennifer (Michael) Lance, and Carrie (Jeremy) Weitz. She is also survived by sixteen great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren, and by a daughter-in-law, Judy Meyer, of Saint Marys.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; a son, Joseph "Butch" Meyer Jr.; and her siblings, Mildred Elliot, Doris Baker, Helen Young, Sybil Yeager, and Dr. James Finfrock.

Mrs. Meyer was a graduate of Piqua High School. She was a homemaker and assisted in the operation of the family business, Hunter Printing Company, in downtown Saint Marys for many years. She was a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Saint Marys and had made countless rosaries to be given away. She was a volunteer at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital for a number of years. She enjoyed reading, playing Scrabble and solving crossword puzzles.

Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Saint Marys, the Rev. Barry Stechschulte, celebrant. Burial will follow at Gethsemane Cemetery.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m., Monday, at the Miller-Long and Folk Funeral Home, 314 W. High St., Saint Marys, where memorial gifts may be given to the Otterbein Saint Marys Benevolent Fund. A vigil service will be held at 6 p.m. Condolences may be sent to Mrs. Meyer's family via

Published in Sidney Daily News from Dec. 5 to Dec. 6, 2014