Robert "Bob" Meyer, 88, of Bruce died Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, at Care & Rehab in Ladysmith.
He was born Dec. 14, 1930, to John and Helen (Pederson) Meyer in Yakima, Washington, and married Doris Pribble on Nov. 28, 1961 in Littlefield, Texas.
He is survived by daughters, Beverly (Mel) Keating of Cheney, Washington, Barb Meyer of Olympia, Washington, Christina (Evan) Jones of Chesapeake, Virginia, Lorie Emerson of Eagan, Minnesota, and Sharon Meyer and James Breen of Claremore, Oklahoma; daughter-in-law, Laura Meyer of Blaine, Minnesota; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, brothers and sisters-in-law. Also surviving Bob are honorary granddaughter, Melissa and Wade Wittrig of Ladysmith, and dear friends Tom and Renee Baxter also of Ladysmith.
Bob 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.
To know Bob was to love him. He knew no strangers.
Funeral services for Bob Meyer will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, at the 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, Oklahoma.