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Mabel Mary Eckert Meyer
Birth: May 30, 1898
Arrington
Atchison County
Kansas, USA
Death: May 31, 2000
Holton
Jackson County
Kansas, USA

Mabel M. Meyer, 102, Holton, died May 30, 2000, at her home. She was born May 31, 1898. Mabel had the opportunity to live within three different centuries. She attended school in Arrington, KS. Out of eleven children, she was the third child to be born and the oldest daughter in the Jacob W. Eckert, Sr. family. She had to help her mother, Honora Ellen Cruise-Eckert, care for her younger siblings and help keep up the necessary housework. She married John Antone Meyer on May 25, 1918. She had three sons: Otis William Meyer, John R. Meyer, and Ivan Lee Meyer. She was a housewife and stay-at-home mother her whole life on a farm with her husband and children southwest of Holton, KS. She lived in Emmett, KS around 1972 for a short time. She was a member of St. Dominic's Catholic Church, alter society at the church, and the Golden-Rod Club, all located in Holton, KS. Survivors include: a son, Ivan Meyer, of the home; six grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter. Burial will be at the St. Ann's Catholic Cemetery.

Cause of death: Natural Causes

 
 
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 Parents:
  Jacob William Eckert (1869 - 1942)
  Honora Ellen Cruise Eckert (1877 - 1938)
 
 Spouse:
  John Antone Meyer (1890 - 1972)
 
 Children:
  Otis William Meyer (1921 - 1953)*
  John R Meyer (1923 - 1962)*
  Ivan Lee Meyer (1933 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jacob Richard Eckert (1895 - 1984)*
  Arthur Orville Eckert (1896 - 1975)*
  Mabel Mary Eckert Meyer (1898 - 2000)
  Louise Ellen Eckert Littleton (1901 - 1981)*
  Otis William Eckert (1903 - 1978)*
  Andrew Lee Eckert (1906 - 1982)*
  Nora Agnes Eckert Edds (1907 - 1991)*
  Herman Eckert (1910 - 1925)*
  Helen G. Eckert Gaggero (1913 - 1991)*
  Glen Vincent Eckert (1915 - 1986)*
  Marceline Eckert (1919 - 1919)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Anns Catholic Cemetery
Effingham
Atchison County
Kansas, USA
 
Created by: Angela
Record added: Jun 30, 2003
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Mabel Mary <i>Eckert</i> Meyer
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Mabel Mary <i>Eckert</i> Meyer
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My brothers and I helped my father, Ivan, care for her during the latter part of her life. She was very smart woman, by understanding everything around her. She had an extensive knowledge of her past and historical events. Grandma loved flowers, all dif...(Read more)
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