Donald John Meier, age 70 of Morrison, passed away, Friday, February 11, 2022, at his residence surrounded by his loving family.
Donald was born February 2, 1952, in St. Louis, a son to the late Rudolph and Dolores (Follmer) Meier.
Donald was a 1970 graduate of Northwest High School in St. Louis.
Donald proudly served his country in the United States Army during Vietnam.
On September 2, 1977, he was united in marriage to Kathleen Haeffner at St Francis Cabrini Catholic Church in Jennings. She survives of the home.
Donald worked as a mechanic for the railroad until his retirement.
He enjoyed fishing, hunting, watching hockey and spending time with his grandchildren.
In addition to his spouse of 44 years, Donald is survived by: three sons, Cory (Starra Lockard) Meier of Wentzville, Christopher (Lisa) Meier of St. Charles and Kevin (Matt Lackey) Meier of Wentzville; one brother, Ronald (Debra) Meier of Wildwood; two sisters, Patricia Meier of University City and Barbara (Shaun) McDonald of Linn; two grandchildren, Brooke and Reese Meier; a brother-in-law, Larry Ortballs of St Louis; a special aunt, Edna Meier of St Louis as well as nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
In addition to his parents, Donald was preceded in death by one sister, Diana Ortballs.
Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 19, 2022, at Morton Chapel in Linn. Funeral services will follow at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Barb Zastrow officiating. Military Honors will follow the services.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to the Oklahoma Church of Christ.