MEYER, Jennie 1909-1998
MEYER, EEKHOFF, RUTER
Posted By: Tammy (email)
Date: 12/16/2016 at 07:43:39
Jennie Meyer Services Held
Jennie Meyer, 88, of Wellsburg, died Friday, May 8, at the Grundy County Long Term Care in Grundy Center of natural causes.
Funeral services were held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, May 11, at the First Christian Reformed Church in Wellsburg. Burial followed in the church cemetery. A memorial fund has been established.
Jennie was born on June 12, 1909, in Grundy County, the daughter of Boyd and Flora (Ruter) Eekhoff. She attended and graduated from Wellsburg High School. On February 19, 1931, she was united in marriage to Lubert H. Meyer in Wellsburg. He preceded her in death in 1988.
Jennie was a member of the First Christian Reformed Church in Wellsburg and was a Sunday School teacher for many years. She was also a member of Timothy Sisters and the Shiloh Homemakers.
Jennie is survived by 2 sons, LuRay and his wife Karen of Wellsburg and Boyd and his wife Delores of Wellsburg, 6 grandchildren, Joel, Alan, Keith, Myles and Michelle Meyer and Melinda Reding, and 4 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lubert; parents; 1 brother, Peter Eekhoff; 3 sisters, Jessie and Gertrude Eiten and Edith Luppen.
Doyen-Abels Funeral Home in Wellsburg was in charge of the arrangements.
--The Grundy Register/Wellsburg Herald (Grundy Center, Iowa), 14 May 1998, pg 10
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