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Mildred Margaret Meyer

November 24, 1919 - March 15, 2018

Burial Date: March 19, 2018

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MARION, Iowa – Mildred Margaret Meyer, 98, formerly of Muscatine, passed away on Thursday, March 15, 2018, at the Winslow House Care Center in Marion.

A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, March 19, 2018, at the Zion Lutheran Church. Reverend Steve Cauley will officiate. Burial will take place in Greenwood Cemetery. A time of food and fellowship will follow the committal service at the church.

Visitation will be from 2 until 5 p.m. on Sunday, March 18, 2018, at the Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Zion Lutheran Church.

Mildred was born on November 24, 1919, in Muscatine, the daughter of Carl F. and Anna W. Meyn Freese. She married Henry H. Meyer on August 14, 1940, at the Zion Lutheran Church in Muscatine. He preceded her in death on September 20, 1972.

She was a member of the Zion Lutheran Church, Zion Lutheran Church Circle, and AARP. She worked as an office clerk for Woolworth’s for 17 years and then worked as a sales clerk in shoes for Von Maur. She was a Girl Scout leader for many years.

Those left to honor her memory include her daughter, Patricia ‘Patty’ Meyer of Marion; one brother, Harold Freese of Muscatine; and one sister, Darlene Martin of Muscatine.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her step-mother, Margaret Freese; and one sister, Edna Henning.