Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
Former Minster resident Joseph E. Meyer, 72, died May 29, 2011 at Colonial Nursing Home, Rockford.
He was born Nov. 12, 1938, in Minster, to Joseph and Henrietta Alternatt Meyer.
Surviving are siblings, Vernon Meyer, Fort Loramie, Cleona Wyen, Minster, Lawrence (Helen) Meyer, McCartyville, Viola (Maurice) Bornhorst, Minster; and a sister-in-law, Phyllis Peoppelman, Egypt.
Deceased are two sisters, Wilma Ernst and Irene Schmiesing; two brothers, Kenneth Meyer and John Meyer; and four infant siblings.
A member of St. Augustine Catholic Church, Minster, he retired from LeRoi Corporation, Sidney.
Funeral Mass is 10 a.m. Thursday at the church, the Revs. Rick Nieberding and Larry Wyen officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery.
Calling is 4-8 p.m. Wednesday and 9-9:30 a.m. Thursday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Minster.