Robert “Bob” Meyer, 88, of Bruce, died Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019 at Ladysmith Care & Rehab.
Bob was born on Dec. 14, 1930 to John and Helen (Pederson) Meyer in Yakima, Wash. and later married Doris Pribble on Nov. 28, 1961 in Littlefield, Texas.
To know Bob was to love him. He knew no strangers.
Bob is survived by daughters, Beverly (Mel) Keating of Cheney, Wash., Barb Meyer of Olympia, Wash., Christina (Evan) Jones of Chesapeake, Va., Lorie Emerson of Eagan, Minn. and Sharon Meyer (James Breen) of Claremore, Okla.; daughter-in-law, Laura Meyer of Blaine, Minn. and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, brothers and sisters-in-law. Also surviving Bob are honorary granddaughter,Melissa (Wade) Wittrig of Ladysmith and dear friends,Tom and Renee Baxter, also of Ladysmith.
He was preceded in death by his wife,Doris; son, Robert Meyer, Jr.; grandsons, Jonathan Emerson and Sparky Keating; granddaughter, Samantha Koskie; brother, Herman Meyer and sister, Mildred Closson.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 21 at Nash-Jackan Funeral Home in Bruce with Rev. Mark Bartlett officiating. Friends may call after 5 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 20 at the funeral home and again on Thursday morning for an hour prior to the service.
Bob will be laid to rest with his dear wife Doris in Memorial Park Cemetery in Tulsa, Okla.