MEYERS, Stanley 1873-1954
Posted By: Tammy (email)
Date: 2/28/2019 at 20:37:03
Stanley Meyers, Melrose Township Pioneer, Dies
Stanley Meyers, a long time resident of Grundy county, died at his home in Melrose township Sunday evening, April 11th. He had suffered a stroke the previous Sunday. A second stroke on Thursday caused a state of coma, from which he failed to rally. He had celebrated his 81st birthday March 27, being born in 1873.
On Dec. 27, 1899, he was married to Byrd Miller, at the same home in which the couple resided at the time of his death. The couple had celebrated their golden wedding anniversary 4 years ago.
Mr. Meyers was a farmer and had spent most of his life in Grundy county. He is survived by his widow and one daughter, Mrs. Tom Reeder and a grandson. Mr. Meyers is the last member of a family of 11 children.
Funeral services were held at the Ivester Church of the Brethren of which he was a member on Wednesday, April 14, at 2:30. Interment was in the Sheller cemetery, Rev. Albin officiating.
--The Grundy Register (Grundy Center, Iowa), 15 April 1954, pg 15
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