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Jerry Lyle Meyer

Death 15 Jul 1994 (aged 60)
Burial Moline, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 176332706 · View Source
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Jerry Lyle Meyer, 60, Mount Morris, Ill., formerly of Moline and East Moline, died Friday, July 15, 1994, at home, after an extended illness.

Memorial services are 3 p.m. Sunday at Trinity Lutheran Church, Mount Morris. Private burial is in Rose Lawn Memorial Estate, Moline. Memorials may be made to Visiting Nurses Association, Mount Morris Public Library, or Mount Morris Ambulance Fund.

Finch Funeral Home, Mount Morris, is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Meyer was born Dec. 28, 1933, in Moline, the son of George R. and Lila M. Mallory Meyer. He married Donna A. Murtey May 30, 1958, in Moline.

He graduated from Kendall College, Wheaton, Ill., and received a bachelor of science degree from Western Illinois University, Macomb.

He taught junior high history and geography for 32 years in the Mount Morris area. He also coached basketball, bowling and track.

He was a member of the Illinois Education Association, National Education Association and was past president of the Mount Morris Association.

In 1984, he received the Basketball Coach of the Year Award and the award of excellence from IHSA.

He served in the Army from 1954 to 1957.

He was active in the Performing Arts Guild, Mount Morris.

Survivors include the widow; sons, Scott L. and Jerry T. Meyer, both of Mount Morris; brothers and sisters-in-law, Arlen R. and Janet Meyer, Winterhaven, Fla., and David L. and Patsy, Bellvadere, Ill.; and several nieces and nephews.




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  • Added: 14 Feb 2017
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