|Birth: ||Dec. 6, 1926|
|Death: ||Aug. 20, 2000|
Roy Joseph Meyer was born Dec. 6, 1926 in Butte Valley Township of Benson County near Harlow to Joseph & Elizabeth Sherry Meyer. He was raised & educated In Butte Valley Township.
On June 28, 1948 he married Mary Lou Thomas at Brinsmade. The couple lived & farmed in Albert Township south of Harlow until they moved into Leeds in 1970 & retired from farming in 1979.
Mary Lou She died Oct. 26, 1982, but Roy continued to live in Leeds until his death.
Roy was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church & Leeds Lions. He was also an honorary member of the Leeds Fire Dept. & Devils Lake Eagles Club. Roy was known an avid hunter & fisherman.
Mass of Christian was held Aug. 22 at 2 p.m. at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Leeds. Burial was in the church cemetery. He died Aug. 20, 2000 at Heart of America Medical Center in Rugby.Fr. Matt Lanz & Fr. George Krile officiated. Pallbearers were Ike Ellingson, Tom Leppard, Rae Olson, John Piatz, Mylo Strand & Arden Warner. Honorary pallbearers were his grandson, Jayde Lysne, & his hunting & fishing friends. The Nelson Funeral Home of Leeds was in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include a daughter & son-in-law, Linda & Daren Lysne of Rugby; 3 grandchildren; a brother & sister-in-law, Bernard & Jean Meyer of York; & 3 sisters &2 brothers-in-law, Mabel Fitzpatrick of Devils Lake, Albena Erickson of Maddock, Irene & Joe Risovi of Hamberg & Johnny Piatz of Towner.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; a son, Joseph in 1988; & 2 sisters, Alice Buchta & Marie Piatz.
Mary Lou Meyer (1931 - 1982)
Joseph K. Meyer (1964 - 1988)*
Saint Vincent DePaul Catholic Cemetery
North Dakota, USA
Created by: PGM93
Record added: Jul 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28170882