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Robert E. Meyer

August 26, 1941 ~ May 18, 2020 (age 78)


Robert E. Meyer, 78 of Boelus, died Monday, May 18, 2020 at CHI Health St Francis in Grand Island.

A Celebration of Bob’s Life will be held on Saturday, August 8, 2020 where family will greet friends from 4-7 PM at the Boelus Community Center in Boelus, Nebraska. Memorials are suggested to Centura Scholarship Fund or Boelus/Dannebrog Ambulance Fund. Jacobson-Greenway-Dietz Funeral Home in St. Paul is in charge of arrangements. 

Robert was born August 26, 1941 to Tiny and Thelma Meyer in Kearney, NE. He grew up in Kearney and graduated from Kearney High School in 1959. He graduated from Kearney State College with a bachelor’s degree in 1966.  He graduated from Pittsburg College in 1972 with a master’s degree.  He taught biology and chemistry at Centura High School for 33 years. He was united in marriage to Kathryn (Lemburg) Gregg in July of 1982. Robert's hobbies included fishing and hunting. 

Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Kathy of Boelus; son, Anthony (Stacey) of Omaha; daughter, Bobbi (Jim) of West Linn, Oregon; grandchildren, Megan Meyer of Sioux Falls, SD, Ciara (Zach) Leaderer of Omaha, Ryan Kelly of Seattle WA, Erin and Bryce Kelly of West Linn, Oregon; great-grandchildren, Zoey McShannon and Landon Leaderer of Omaha; and sister, Jacquelyn (Pete) Pedersen of Valley View, TX.

Robert was preceded in death by his parents. 

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Family Receiving Friends
August 8, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Boelus Community Center
Boelus, NE 68820

Inurnment at a later date

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