Terry Michael Meyer Jr., age 58, of Quincy, died Tuesday, September 21, 2021, at 10:50 am in Blessing Hospital.
Terry was born July 27, 1963 in Quincy, Illinois, the son of Terry and Joan Goodman Meyer.
Terry loved to cook. He first started cooking at Terwelp's with his Grandma Meyer and Aunt Joyce. His love of cooking lead him to a career as a cook having worked at several restaurants including Chili's in Omaha, Pinocchio's, Ruby Tuesday, and several others in Quincy and finally at the Blessing Hospital cafeteria. His favorite dishes to prepare included anything BBQ, mac and cheese, fettuccine alfredo, and Crepe Divan. Terry also enjoyed spending time at Aksarben (Nebraska spelled backwards) Racetrack in Nebraska and loved taking his nieces and nephews to the Omaha Zoo. He loved watching college football and was a diehard Nebraska Cornhuskers fan. Terry definitely considered himself a "river rat" and enjoyed fishing with his uncle Bob.
Survivors include: his father, Terry Michael Meyer, Sr. of Quincy, IL; three siblings, Tammy D. Meyer of Quincy, Tina M. (Martin) Wiseman of Monticello, MO, and T. Ray (Radelle) Meyer of Ursa; a step brother Kevin (Patty) McCracken of Steffenville, MO; nieces and nephews, Cortney L. Meyer and Chase M. Meyer, both of Florrissant, MO, Skyler R. Lippert of Ewing, MO, Marti J. (Rocco) Steo of Troy, MO, Chevie M. (Eric) Lay of Kahoka, MO, Dannicka R. Wiseman of Columbia, MO, Elaina R. Meyer of Midwest City, OK, Daine L. Meyer of Goldsboro, NC, Jesse H. (Lauren) McCracken of Arvada, CO, and Josie L. (Connor James) McCracken of Steffenville, MO.
Terry was preceded in death by: his mother, Joan M. Goodman Meyer; his stepmother Sandra L. Meyer; and his grandparents, Bill and Pauline Goodman, and Clarence and Elaine Meyer.
Services: 3:00 pm Friday, September 24, 2021 at Calvary Cemetery with Rev. Ralph Fairchild officiating. Burial will follow.
Visitation: 1 - 2:30 pm Friday, September 24, 2021 at Hansen-Spear Funeral Home.
Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors are in charge of the arrangements.