Mary “Lou” Meyer, 89, passed away Tuesday, April 9, 2019. Lou was born Nov. 15, 1929, in Peshtigo, Wis., to the late Earl Charles Meyer and Yrsa Marie Smith Meyer.
    Lou was an administrative assistant for a nursing home. She was a member of the Baptist Faith and loved to paint and crochet. Many of her crochet projects were sent to soldiers overseas and to infants born prematurely in the form of hats, blankets and sweaters. She was a loving mother, grandmother and sister who will be missed by all who knew her.
    Lou’s memory will be cherished by her daughters: Susan Dillenburg (Mark) of Wisconsin and Linda Brabham (Gene) of Ivey, Ga.; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and one sister, Nancy Boudreau of Texas. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her sisters: Helen (Paul) Garon and Alice (Max) Shrader; brother, Earl (Joyce) Meyer; and most recently her daughter, Judith Ann Shields.
    A funeral service for Ms. Meyer will be held, Monday, April 15, 2019, 11 a.m., in the chapel of Heritage Memorial Funeral Home. A visitation will be held at 10:30 a.m.,30 minutes prior to the service. Reverend Andy Pickens will officiate.
    In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Disabled American Veterans, PO Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH, 45250-0301. Please sign the online guest book at
    Heritage Memorial Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of the arrangements.