Donald L. "Dick" Meyer
Donald L. “Dick” Meyer, 88, of rural Concordia, died Wednesday, June 27, 2018, at his home.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, July 2, 2018, at Bethel United Church of Christ in Concordia with the Rev. Dr. Alan Gatewood officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 1 to 2:00 p.m. Monday at the church. Pallbearers will be Jonathan Friel, Brian Bueker, Jeremiah Wilson, Kevin Meyer, Brian Meyer and James Wilson. Memorials are suggested to Bethel United Church of Christ or Crossroads Hospice in care of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home. An online guestbook is available at www.campbell-lewis.com.
Born April 27, 1930, in rural Sweet Springs, he was the son of the late August W. Meyer and Clara Ehlers Meyer. On Sept. 29, 1956, he married Florene Heyer, who survives of the home. Dick lived in the rural Concordia area his entire life, where he farmed, as well as being a truck driver. He was a life long member of Bethel United Church of Christ, where he was confirmed on April 14, 1946.
In addition to his wife, Florene, he is survived by nieces, nephews and a sister-in-law.
Dick was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Wilfred “Bill” Meyer and Robert “Shorty” Meyer.