Obituary for Betty Meyer, 86

November 06,1933 To August 12,2020,


Funeral Services
10 AM, Monday, August 17, 2020 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Glasgow. Rosary will be held at 9:30 AM

Washington Cemetery - Glasgow

St. Mary Catholic Church

Rural Gilliam, Mo. resident, Betty Meyer, 86, passed away peacefully at her home on August 12, 2020, surrounded by her loving family. Betty Ann Meyer was born November 11, 1933 in Glasgow, Mo., a daughter to Robert and Mary (Hayes) Wilson. She graduated from Glasgow High School in 1951. On October 10, 1951, Betty married the love of her life, William “Bill” Anthony Meyer, at St. Mary Catholic Church in Glasgow. Together they’ve enjoyed over 68 years of marriage. Betty lovingly raised and nurtured six children, along with tending to all the chores that needed to be done on the family farm. She was a devout and active member of St. Mary Catholic Church. Betty was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, and will be deeply missed by her family and friends. Survivors include her husband, Bill Meyer, of the home; six children, Bill (Jacqueline) Meyer, Jr. of Lohman, Mo., Robert Meyer of Glasgow, Mary Kay (Bob) Anglen of Slater, Michael Meyer of Glasgow, Richard (Shirley) Meyer of Glasgow and Randall (Tammy) Meyer of Gilliam; six grandchildren, Jill, Nick, Jess, Billy III, Wesley and Amanda, and 10 great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, Betty was preceded in death by two brothers, Bob and John Wilson. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 AM, Monday, August 17, 2020 at St. Mary Church in Glasgow, with Fr. Paul Hartley officiating. A Rosary will be held at 9:30 AM, before the service at the church. Burial will follow the funeral at Washington Cemetery in Glasgow. Memorial contributions are suggested to St. Mary School, in care of Friemonth-Freese Funeral Service, 112 Market St., Glasgow, Mo. 65254.