|Birth: ||Mar. 31, 1923|
|Death: ||Oct. 3, 2004|
Lawrence was born to Leo M. Meyers and Martha E. (Tally) Meyers. He graduated from Lincoln High School in 1941 and married Mary Ellen Feis July 3, 1948 in Lincoln, Nebraska.
Lawrence was a resident of Northglenn, Colorado, for 26 years. Prior to that he lived in Phoenix, Arizona from 1970 – 1978 and numerous other places. He worked for the Veterans Administration as a claims examiner from 1963 to 1989. Lawrence also worked for Elgin Watch Company in Lincoln, Nebraska from 1946 to 1956; and for State of Nebraska as Director of Veterans Affairs. Lawrence was a Veteran of the US Army Air Corps. He was a POW and MIA in Germany and Austria. He escaped from prison to Italy and was originally shot down over Germany as a tailgunner on B-24 Bomber. He was a member of American Legion Post #1 and lifetime member of VFW in Lincoln, NE and Thornton, CO. He was survived by wife Mary Ellen Feis Meyers, Northglenn, CO; son Terry Lee (Gayleen) Meyers, Brighton, CO; sister Rose Marie McKinney, Lincoln, NE; and grandchildren Brandon Lee Meyers and Brittany Nicole Meyers. Preceded by brother Mark Wayne Meyers. Rosary Service held October 6 at Tabor Funeral Home, Brighton, Colorado. Interment: October 8 at Lincoln Memorial Park, Lincoln, Nebraska.
Mary Ellen Feis Meyers (1927 - 2012)*
Lincoln Memorial Park
Created by: Ellis & Lynn
Record added: Apr 29, 2014
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