Edward “Ed” W. Meyer, age 79 of Linn, passed away Tuesday, April 4, 2017, at Linn Living and Rehab.
Ed was born March 2, 1938, in Chamois, a son to the late William “Fritz” and Flora Marie (Maeser) Meyer.
Ed attended school in Chamois.
On January 27, 1962, he was united in marriage to Wanda A. Tieman in Chamois. She preceded him in death on December 25, 2008.
Ed was a lifelong farmer. From 1990 until 2000 he was employed at Linn R-II School District in the Maintenance Department.
He enjoyed hunting, fishing and watching the Price Is Right. His greatest joy was time spent with his family.
Survivors include: two sons, Mark Meyer of Bonnots Mill and Danny Meyer and his wife Shirley of Moberly; one daughter, Tammy Troesser and her husband Dwight of Linn; one brother, Fredrick Meyer of Chamois; seven grandchildren, Kyle Meyer, Ryan Meyer, Joseph Meyer, Dustin Troesser, Drew Meyer, Amber Troesser and Krystalyn Meyer; and three great granddaughters as well as several nieces, nephews and extended family members.
In addition to his parents and his spouse of 46 years, he was preceded in death by: one daughter, Karen Carwile, three sisters and one brother.
Private family services will be held at a later date.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Arrangements are under the direction of Morton Chapel, Linn, Missouri (897-2214) www.mortonchapel.com