Melissa R. Meyer
1956 - 2019
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SPRINGFIELD - Melissa R. Meyer, 62, Springfield, MO, passed away October 8, 2019.
She was born in Sedalia, MO, on November 29, 1956, to Charles and Maxine Ramseyer. She graduated from Smith-Cotton High School, completed an associate's degree from State Fair Community College, a bachelor's degree from Truman State University and a Masters's degree from Missouri State University.
She was married to Ray Meyer on May 31, 1980, in Sedalia, MO. She's a retired school teacher and began her career in Knob Noster, MO, and then moved to Springfield, MO, and taught at Rountree, Bissett Elementary, Watkins and Wilder Elementary.
She enjoyed book club and first Friday with her friends. Spending time with family and friends. She liked attending Missouri Football and Springfield Cardinals games. Working at the Missouri State Fair.
She was preceded in death by her mother Maxine and is survived by her husband Ray, son Drew Meyer of Springfield, father Charles of Sedalia, MO, sister Melinda Aulenbach (Mark), of Lee's Summitt, MO, brother Wayne Stevens, (Sally), Green Ridge, MO, sister-in-Law Linda Meyer of Des Peres, MO, nephew Stephen Meyer, (Natalie), and their children Zach, Jacob and Kaylie of Arnold, MO, and numerous cousins.
Visitation at Greenlawn East, Sunday October 13, from 3-5 p.m. Funeral service will be at Trinity Lutheran Church Monday October 14 at 11 a.m. with visitation one hour prior to service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and Trinity Lutheran Church.

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October 3, 2020
I will never forget Melissa. She was a dedicated teacher and a wonderful upbeat person. She always had a smile and was just fun to be around. I am so very sorry that her life was cut short by cancer. My very sincere sympathy to her family.
DIANA French
October 17, 2019
Sending prayers and peace to the family. Melissa always had a smile for all!
Colleen Cooney Geihm
October 10, 2019
Sending a prayer of peace for the family. Melissa was always a joy and a caring teacher. May your hearts find comfort in your shared love for her.
Charlotte Curry
October 10, 2019
Melissa and I were Girl Scouts together at Camp Sacajewia Day Camp. So much fun and such a lovely person.
My deepest sympathies to all her family and friends. May your memories keep her in your heart forever.
Trisch Domingue
October 10, 2019
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Donna Barber Hendrickson
October 10, 2019
Deepest Sympathies for your loss!
Robyn Pummill
October 10, 2019
Melissa was such a good person, she was always nice to everyone... we all could learn a lesson from her.... my condolences to all of her friends and family,,, may you always be blessed,,,,Robin Epstein Irwin
Robin Irwin
October 10, 2019
I worked with Melissa at Bissett and always enjoyed her sense of humor and great smile. She was a dedicated teacher and well liked by staff and students. I am so very sorry that she suffered from cancer and left this world before her time. I know she will be missed.
DIANA French
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