Kenneth Edward Meyer

Born: Sun., Jan. 12, 1941
Died: Wed., Feb. 1, 2017


Visitation

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM, Mon., Feb. 06, 2017
Location: Litchfield Family Funeral Service


Memorial Service

3:00 PM Mon., Feb. 06, 2017
Location: Litchfield Family Funeral Service


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Kenneth Edward “Dad” Meyer, 76, of Litchfield, passed away on Wednesday, February 1, 2017.  Ken was born on January 12, 1941 in Hillsboro to Guy G. and Mattie M. (Sellers) Meyer.  He graduated from Hillsboro High School in 1959.  He retired as a coal miner from Freeman United Coal Company in Virden.  He also worked as a truck driver for various companies and for Brown Shoe Company. 

He was an avid hunter who is survived by his wife of 55 years, Bea Kay (Bishop), whom he married on January 13, 1962 in Litchfield.  He has four children, Kenneth Dean (fiancé Michelle Grove) and Tina Davis (Jason) all of Mt. Olive; Sherlyn Pfeiffer (Dave) of Rochester; Guy (Christelle) of Belleville, and George Thompson, of Litchfield.  He has five grandchildren, Tara Hancock; Elise Meyer; Chloe Davis; Elijah Meyer; and Drake Pfeiffer.  He is also survived by a sister, Mary Lay of Litchfield, and was proceeded in death by his parents and two brothers, Vincent of Hillsboro and Joseph of Litchfield. 

Visitation with the family will be on Monday, February 6, 2017 from 2:00 until 3:00 P.M followed by a memorial service at 3:00 P.M at Litchfield Family Funeral Service, 700 South State St, in Litchfield.  The family asks that donations be made to Montgomery County Cancer Assoc. or St. Jude Children’s Hospital in lieu of flowers.

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Hal Simpson
   Posted Thu February 02, 2017
Bea, and extended families, my thoughts and prayers are for God's peace to comfort and surround you with strength, hope, and love 🙏

Kenny was indeed an engaging person, and conversations were always enjoyable.

Hal

Jimmy and Rita Williams
   Posted Thu February 02, 2017
Sadly missed. Had great memories of hunting with Kenny.

Phyllis Whitworth
   Posted Thu February 02, 2017
So sorry to hear of Kenneth's passing. He was in my graduating class.
Mary, again to sorry to hear of Kenneth's passing.

Janet and Jim Shade
   Posted Thu February 02, 2017
So sorry to hear about Kenny. We will keep you and your family your family in our thoughts and prayers



Carol and Dale Bruhn
   Posted Thu February 02, 2017
Sorry to hear of your loss. Please know we will be thinking of you and your family and we pray for your comfort. I will also be thinking of him this Spring at mushroom time.

Karen Gillaspie
   Posted Thu February 02, 2017
Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May your loving memories bring you peace and comfort. God bless you. Karen and Donnie Gillaspie and your J1 Manpower and Personnel Family, U.S. Transportation Command.

John and Stephanie Cullinane
   Posted Thu February 02, 2017
On behalf of the men and women of the 75th Force Support Squadron, please accept our condolences for your loss. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. May God bless and keep all of you.

Carol Curto
   Posted Thu February 02, 2017
BeaKay
I am so sorry to hear about Kenny passing. You and your family have my Prayers and Sympathy. God Bless.

Janet Jarman Conner
   Posted Fri February 03, 2017
Tina:Sorry for your loss prayers being sent to your family...

Dean & Chris Law
   Posted Fri February 03, 2017
Bea Kay & family,
Was so sorry to hear about Kenny. We send our love and prayers for peace and comfort at this time of sorrow. Our love to you and the family .
Dean and Chris Law

Mary Ann Leitschuh from Dr Epplin's Office
   Posted Sat February 04, 2017
Thinking of you Bea Kay, with sympathy.

Monica Luciano
   Posted Sat February 04, 2017

MONET'S GARDEN TABLE BASKET was sent by Scott Air Force Base Library.

Deepest sympathy, Scott Air Force Base Library


Jim and Becky Tarter
   Posted Sun February 05, 2017
So sorry for your loss.

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