9:00a.m.-11:00a.m. Thursday, March 17 at
Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home Lincoln
11:00 a.m. Thursday, at the funeral home.
Carl F. Meyer, 84, of Lincoln, passed away at 11:57
a.m. March 12, 2016 at St. Clara’s Manor in Lincoln.
Carl was born April 7, 1931 in Menard Co, IL, the
Son of Fred and Elizabeth (Kozinna) Meyer. He
married Donna Meyer on September 2, 1953 in
Springfield. She has since preceded him in death.
Carl is survived by his children; David (Kathie)
Meyer of Lincoln, and Maribeth (Barry) Keir of New
South Wales, Australia; his sister, Ruth Moss of
Tallula, five grandchildren; Chris (Betsy) Meyer of
Normal, Betsy (Luke) Boyd of Lincoln, Nicole Keir,
Rachel Keir, and Emily (Jeremy) Lieschke all of
Australia; his five great-grandchildren; two nieces
and one nephew.
Carl was preceded in death by his parents, his wife,
and one brother, Werner.
Carl was the owner and operator of the Lincoln
staple, Mel-O-Cream Donut Shop for 52 years. He was
an avid fisherman and hunter, Carl loved to be
outdoors. Above all else Carl loved his family.
Services for Carl will be held at 11:00 a.m.
Thursday, March 17, 2016 at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader
Funeral Home Lincoln, with Rev. Mark Thompson
officiating. Burial will follow the service at Zion
Cemetery, Lincoln. Visitation will be held from
9:00a.m.-11:00a.m. (two hours prior to service) on
Thursday at the funeral home. Memorial donations may
be made in Carl’s name to the Zion Lutheran Church
or Zion Lutheran School.
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