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Marian Anna Flora Meyer

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March 9, 1928 - April 23, 2022

A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on May 4, 2022, at Oakcrest Funeral Services in Whittemore with Reverend Mark Resner officiating. Burial will be held in St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery, Whittemore. A visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Oakcrest Funeral Services in Whittemore. 

Marian Anna Flora Meyer was born March 9, 1928, to Fred and Bertha (Lemke) Heinrich. She attended St. Paul’s Lutheran School and was confirmed in 1942. She attended Whittemore High School, graduating in 1946.

Marian worked at Zumach Grocery for three years, Kossuth County Court House for 10 years, then at Farmers State Bank for 30 years, retiring in March of 1990.

On Nov. 8, 1957, she was united in marriage to Walter A. (Stitz) Meyer at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Whittemore where she was a member. Marian was a member of the church choir, served as the treasurer and other various offices for over 50 years.

Marian died April 23, 2022, after living for 10 years at Good Samaritan Society – Algona. She was 94.

She is survived by her stepdaughter Marge Meyer of Plymouth, Wis.; three step-grandchildren, Kim (Mark) Dahmer, Stevensville Mich., Susie Meyer, Sheboygan Falls Wis., Steve (Nancy) Meyer, Lake Elmo, Minn.; eight step-great-grandchildren; five step-great-great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

Preceding her in death are her parents; husband, Walter; son, Richard; brothers, Edgar (Ruth), Harold (Hilda), Melvin (Marguerite); twin sister, Marie (Russell) Harris; and sister, Alice (Richard) Bierstedt. 

The family would like to send a special thank you to Marian’s nephew, Duane Heinrich, for his weekly visits to her, to her niece, Cheryl (Jim) Grostyan for her continued support and to the staff at Good Samaritan Society - Algona, for their care and compassion given to Marian.

Memorials may be given to St. Paul Lutheran Church, Whittemore, IA.

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