Mary Margaret Meyer

Alton | Tuesday, September 17 2013

Mary Margaret Meyer, 80, passed away at 1:22 am Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at Alton Memorial Hospital under the care of BJC Hospice.   

She was born on January 8, 1933 in Alton, IL, the daughter of William and Viola (Smith) Weihe. 

She married Marvin Meyer on January 10, 1954 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Alton.  He survives. 

Mary was a homemaker most of her life.  She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church of Bethalto.  She enjoyed sewing and spending time with her family. 

In addition to her husband, she is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Susan and John Hildebrand of Godfrey; a son and daughter-in-law, David and Mardi Meyer of Alton; four grandchildren, Keli Sue and her husband, John Spinks, Katlyn Hildebrand, Michael Meyer and Philip Meyer; two great grandchildren, Regan and Savannah and two sisters, Fern LaLumondier and Tula Neuhaus both of Alton.

She is preceded in death by her parents.

Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 pm on Thursday, September 19, 2013 at Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Bethalto.  Funeral services will be held at 10:00 am on Friday, September 20, 2013 at Zion Lutheran Church in Bethalto with Pastor Mark Hofferber and Pastor Willard Meyer officiating.

Burial will follow at Upper Alton Cemetery in Alton. 

Memorials may be made to the Zion Lutheran Church or American Heart Association.

Online condolences can be found at

Obit Provided By:
Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home

Print Version

Subscribe for FREE today.
Get breaking news, sports, obits, shop local deals, weather forecasts, classifieds, video and more delivered directly to your email inbox.

We want to hear from you. Provide your thoughts and comments below.

Follow Us