George C. Meyer
George Meyer, age 83 of Hamburg, passed away peacefully on January 9, 2020. Born on July 24, 1936, he was the son of Carl and Mary Ann (nee: Gerling) Meyer. He married Dorothy "Dots" Moeller on June 22, 1960 and she preceded him in death April 9, 1999.

He is survived by sons Mike (Brenda) Meyer and Dan (Sandy) Meyer of Hamburg; daughters, Carla (Don) Kramer of Greensburg, Shelly (Rick) Prickel of Batesville; brothers Jim and Dennis Meyer of Batesville and Tom Meyer of Oldenburg as well as eleven grandchildren. In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by brothers Larry Meyer and John Meyer (infant).

George was a lifelong member of St. Anne's Church in Hamburg and later Holy Family Church in Oldenburg. He was a member of the Knights of St. John Commandery #276, Prell-Bland American Legion Post #271 and Carpenters Union Local 60. He was a skilled carpenter for over 40 years working at Steinkamp's, as a Construction Superintendent for Glenroy Construction Company, and later at Bruns & Gutzwiller, Inc.

Visitation will be Monday, January 13th, from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at Weigel Funeral Home. Funeral services are 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 14th, at Holy Family Church with Carl Langenderfer, OFM officiating. Burial will follow at St. Anne's Cemetery, Hamburg with military honors conducted by the Batesville V.F.W. Post #3183 and the Prell-Bland American Legion Post #271. The family requests memorials to Oldenburg Conservation Club or St. Anne's Cemetery Fund.
Published on January 10, 2020


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Tony and Kelly (Moeller) Wilson
Jan 13, 2020
Medium Dish Garden was purchased for the family of George C. Meyer by Tony and Kelly (Moeller) Wilson.  Send flowers
Bob Breitbeil
Jan 11, 2020
So sorry to hear of the death of my first cousin, George. I remember him well as being the oldest of the boys and on my visits early on to the homestead, he always made my visit interesting, explaining livestock and crops as he worked hard for my Uncle Carl and Aunt Mary Ann. I remember in particular one instance when he put me on their horse, the horse took off with me on it, heading for the barn and stopped suddenly at a fence and I went ass over tincups. That was my first and last riding lesson! Another instance, cousin George got me up at 4:30 in the morning and said we were going squirrel hunting. He told me it was a good day for hunting since it was damp and the squirrels couldn't hea...r you coming. I took the first shot and missed and George said watch him go to the other side of the tree so we went to the other side and sure enough he did and George took the deciding shot. Aunt Mary Ann sure knew how to cook squirrel. I had a great experience that time, especially being a city boy - hunting, swimming in the salt lake and learning about farm life.Read more