Neal Meyer


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Merle Hay Funeral Home
4400 Merle Hay Rd, Des Moines, IA 50310
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Merle Hay Funeral Home


Neal Meyer

March 9, 1920 - August 13, 2016

Neal B. Meyer, age 96 of West Des Moines, Iowa, passed away at Bishop Drumm in Johnston, IA on August 13, 2016.  A private mass will be held in his honor.

Neal was born on March 9, 1920 on his folk’s farm east of Waucoma, Iowa where he graduated from high school.

Neal worked for a few years after graduating as a farm hand for the William and Maude Adams family.

In 1942, Neal was drafted into the Army during World War II.  After his tour of duty overseas, he graduated from the American Institute of Business with a major in accounting.

After graduating he was employed by the Hubbell Realty Company to work in their accounting department.  Neal later became an insurance counselor for Mutual of Omaha and United of Omaha for 25 years.

Neal also enjoyed 69 years of marriage with his lovely wife, Irene.  He enjoyed spending time with his family.  Neal and Irene enjoyed many overseas trips together.

Neal is survived by his sons, Bob (Sue) of North Port, FL and Paul (Margaret) of Altoona, IA; four grandchildren and two great granddaughters.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Irene; his parents, George and Mary (Ott) Meyer; three brothers; two sisters and two great grandsons.

The family would like to offer a special thank you to Martina Place and Bishop Drumm for their care.  In lieu of flowers, cards and condolences may be sent to Merle Hay Funeral Home to be forwarded to the family.

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