Donald Meyering, born Dec. 24, 1924 of Tinley Park, passed away on Aug. 6, 2012. Donald is survived by his son Gregory Meyering of Chicago, IL. He was a beloved grandfather to Rachel Meyering (27), Amy Meyering (25), Ella Meyering (11), and Matthew Meyering (9). A Navy veteran who served his country during World War II in the Pacific, Donald was a passionate world traveler and adventurer. He has been to all 24 time zones and 108 countries. He was a member of numerous diverse organizations from the Circumnavigators Club to Kiwanis, and many other charitable organizations throughout his life. His passion, insight, and travels have inspired all who came into contact with him and he will always be remembered. Memorial services are private. Arrangements by Cremation Society of Illinois , 773-281-5058.
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Published by Chicago Tribune on Aug. 19, 2012.