Shirley T. Meyer, 82, Jasper

Shirley T. Meyer, 82, of Jasper, passed away at 1:15 a.m. Friday, February 16, 2018, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.

Shirley was born in Huntingburg on December 16, 1935, to Harold C. and Leota (Helmerich) Frick. She married Richard “Rich” Meyer on April 25, 1957, in Salem United Church of Christ in Huntingburg.

She was a 1953 graduate of Huntingburg High School.

She worked as a bookkeeper and as a tax preparer since 1983.

She also had worked for the U.S. Census for many years.

She was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ.

She and her husband enjoyed travelling. She also enjoyed reading, embroidery, flower gardening, and spending time with her children and grandchildren.

Surviving are her husband, Rich Meyer, Jasper; five children, Brian (Janet) Meyer, Jasper, Julia (Scott) Beck, Ireland, Brad (Cathy) Meyer, Evansville, Jan (Bryan) Meyerholtz, Huntingburg, and Keith (Wendy) Meyer, Jasper; 11 grandchildren, Amanda Meyer, Jordan and Josh Beck, Chase, Clay and Colton Meyer, Chelsey, Blaize, Logan and Hunter Meyerholtz, and Adonica Meyer; three sisters, Beverly (Bob) Giesler, Birdseye, Marie Seibert, Huntingburg, and Brenda Gross, Evansville; two brothers, Karl Frick, St. Augustine, Florida, and Marvin Frick, Jasper.

Preceding her in death were one son, Kevin Meyer; four sisters, Helen Stobbe, Glenda Leibering, Wanita Wininger and Patricia Reinhart; five brothers, William, Harold, Wallace, Arthur and Jacob Frick.  

A funeral service for Shirley T. Meyer will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, February 20, at Trinity United Church of Christ in Jasper with burial to follow in Fairview Cemetery.

A visitation will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Monday, February 19, at the Becher-Kluesner Downtown Chapel and one hour before services at the church on Tuesday.

Memorial contributions may be made to Trinity United Church of Christ or to a favorite charity.

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