Eunice Meyer, age 81, of Glencoe, Minnesota, passed away Wednesday, January 30, 2019, at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, February 5, 2019, 1:00 P.M. at First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Glencoe, Minnesota, with interment following at the church cemetery.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, February 5, 2019, from 12:00-1:00 P.M., one hour prior the service at the church.
Eunice Lucille (Huser) Meyer was born on September 13, 1937, in Bergen Township, McLeod County, Minnesota. She was the daughter of Harry Norman and Edythe Luella (Gee) Huser. Eunice was baptized as an infant on October 31, 1937, at the Methodist Church in Lester Prairie, Minnesota, by Pastor George Lutz, and was later confirmed in her faith as a youth on April 29, 1951, at Bergen Evangelical Lutheran Church in Bergen Township by Pastor LaVerne Nelson. She received her education in Lester Prairie and was a graduate of the Lester Prairie High School Class of 1955. In 1957, she graduated from the Minnesota Vocational School of Nursing as a L.P.N. Nurse; affiliated with Swedish Methodist Hospital. She was employed at the Swedish Methodist Hospital and the Glencoe Hospital.
On September 26, 1959, Eunice was united in marriage to Leroy Meyer at Bergen Evangelical Lutheran Church in Bergen Township by Pastor Joel Rustad. After their marriage, the couple made their home in Glencoe and then in 1963 they moved to their farm in rural Glencoe. In 2013, when Eunice needed assistance with her daily care, she became a resident of GlenFields Living with Care in Glencoe. Eunice and Leroy were blessed with two sons, James and Gerald. They shared over 59 years of marriage.
Eunice was a member of First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Glencoe. She enjoyed the outdoors, animals, birds, flowers, polka dancing, fishing at Fowl Lake and Lake of the Woods, traveling and vacationing in the summer.
Eunice passed away Thursday, January 30, 2019, at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis at the age of 81 years, 4 months and 17 days.
Eunice is survived by her:
Husband, Leroy Meyer of Glencoe, MN;
Sons, James Meyer of Glencoe, MN,
Gerald Meyer and his wife, Susan, of West Des Moines, IA;
Sister, Arlene Powers and her husband, Phil, of Blaine, MN;
Brother-In-Law, Duane Meyer of Maple Grove, MN;
Nieces, Nephews, other relatives and friends.
Eunice was preceded in death by her Parents, Harry and Edythe Huser; Sister, Claire Larson and her husband, Lloyd; Father-In-Law and Mother-In-Law, Alfred and Franziska Meyer; Sisters-In-Law, Nancy Meyer, Jane Meyer.