Wilma L. Meyer, 93, Boone Township

Wilma WyerWilma L. Meyer, 93, of Boone Township, died Wednesday (April 9) at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper. She was born in Boone Township January 15, 1921, to Henry and Maggie (Stradtner) Eck. She married Paul Meyer December 30, 1941, at St. John’s Parsonage in Boone Township.

Wilma was a homemaker and lifelong member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Boone Township.

Surviving are her husband of 72 years, Paul Meyer; three daughters, Mary Ann Kieffner and husband Harold, Boone Township, Martha Lou Meyer, Jasper, and Linda Englert and husband Craig, Jackson, Alabama; five grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by one sister, Meta Sendelweck, and an infant brother, Alton Eck.

Funeral services at 2 p.m. Saturday at t the Becher-Kluesner North Chapel in Jasper, with burial following in St. John’s Cemetery in Boone Township.

Friends may call from 11-2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Pastor Catherine Burnette will officiate. Memorial contributions may be made to the ELCA Mission Fund or to Terri Clark Ministries for Mission Work in Uganda. Online condolences may be made at www.becherkluesner.com.




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