|Birth: ||Aug. 25, 1897|
|Death: ||Mar. 16, 1979|
Husband (1) of Ann Marie "Mary" Christensen
Husband (2) of Lydia Marie Steinbeck Ayres
From Funeral brochure.
Peter C. Meyer was born to Soren and Maren Meyer on August 25, 1897 at Lake Benton, Minnesota. Here he grew to manhood and farmed for seven years.
On July 19, 1919 Peter was united in marriage to Ann Marie Christensen. To this union were born five children, two of whom died in infancy. His wife Ann Marie died on March 5, 1926. On September 28, 1935 Peter was married to Lydia Steinbeck Ayres and she passed away on April 19, 1950.
Peter moved away from Lake Benton and worked as a truck driver until 1944 when he moved back to Lake Benton and did carpentry work until his retirement. He has lived at the Valley Manor Apartments until he became ill and was taken to Minneapolis on February 20th of this year.
Peter departed from this life at North Memorial Hospital on March 16, 1979. He had attained the age of 81 years, 6 months and 21 days.
He will be lovingly remembered by his children; Stanley Meyer of Minneapolis;Thelma ( Mrs. Eldon Showalter) and Soren Meyer, both of Sioux Falls, South Dakota; 1 step-son Maurice Ayres also of Sioux Falls, South Dakota; 6 grandchildren, 9 step-grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren and 1 sister, Ruth Kjar of Denmark.
Peter was preceded in death by his parents, his two wives and two infant children.
Soren Madsen Meyer (1852 - 1924)
Maren Andersen Meyer (1866 - 1931)
Ann Marie Christensen Meyer (1899 - 1926)*
Lydia Marie Steinbeck Ayres Meyer (1893 - 1950)*
Baby (Un-Named) Meyer (1920 - 1920)*
Stanley LeRoy Meyer (1921 - 1995)*
Mathea Maria Meyer (1922 - 1922)*
Thelma Margat Meyer Showalter (1923 - 2007)*
Soren Madsen Meyer (1925 - 2008)*
Anna Marie Meyer (1889 - 1967)*
Mette Krestine Meyer (1890 - 1891)*
Hans Peter Meyer (1891 - 1976)*
Jens Christian Meyer (1894 - 1965)*
Mette Christine Meyer Olesen (1895 - 1929)*
Peter Christian Meyer (1897 - 1979)
Mathea Meyer (1900 - 1912)*
Diamond Lake Cemetery
Plot: Row 4, Lot 31, Grave 7E
Created by: Chris Wimmer
Record added: Sep 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29918849
To grandpa Peter's fishing buddy. Many an hour were spent fishing for those bullheads.|
Added: May. 13, 2015