Margaret “Peggy” L. Meyer of Bloomsdale died on Sunday, November 24, 2019, at her residence. She was 73 years old.
She was born May 8, 1946 in Boulder, Colorado.
She was married to Herman J. Meyer on May 13, 1995, and he survives in Bloomsdale.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by one sister, Elizabeth Ann Ferris of Aurora, Colorado; one brother, Tony Ferris and his wife Emily of Longmont, Colorado; her step-parents – Yvonne Ferris and John Curts of Austin, Texas; a brother-in-Christ, Robert Rujawitz and his wife Susie of Sackets Harbor, New York; a daughter-in-Christ, Michelle Northcutt and her husband Gary of Barnhart; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father, Livingston Polk Ferris II; and mother, Jean (Gillett) Ferris.
She was a member of the VFW Auxiliary and a member of Rockport Baptist Church. She had worked as a teacher in Colorado and California, a speed typist doing 150 words per minute, and ran a copying store. She married a farmer, a dream that God had given to her. She enjoyed being with children. She was also a caregiver to her mother.
Funeral services were Wednesday, November 27, at Rockport Baptist Church in Arnold. Pastor Scott Lee and Pastor Nevin Koranda officiated. Burial was at Crestlawn Cemetery in Ste. Genevieve. Basler Funeral Home of Ste. Genevieve handled the arrangements.
Memorials may be made to Rockport Baptist Church or to Heartcry Missionary Society.