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11/9/2012 Email this articlePrint this article 
Orville Meyer
Orville Henry Meyer
Orville Henry Meyer, 93, of Clinton died Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, at the Alverno.

Services will be held Wednesday, Nov. 14, at 10 a.m. at the Elvira Zion Lutheran Church.

Visitation was Tuesday, Nov. 13, from 4-7 p.m. at the Clinton chapel Snell-Zornig Funeral Home and Crematory.

Burial will be in the Clinton Lawn Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Jerome Burken, Scott Hansen, Bernhard Bahnsen, Ron Lampe, Leroy Andresen, Jim Ebensberger, Todd Mangler and Bill Allen. Vic Camp will be an honorary pallbearer.

Orville was born April 30, 1919, near Goose Lake to Harry and Amanda Moehr Drossal. He was adopted by John Meyer after his father died.

He married Lucille Christiansen Aug. 22, 1948, at Elvira Zion Lutheran Church. Orville farmed northwest of Elvira and was a salesman for Feeder Supply in Elvira. He retired in 1995.

  He was a member of Elvira Zion Lutheran Church, the Low Moor Lions Club and the Clinton Eagles Club.

Survivors include his wife of Clinton; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Don and Evelyn Mohr of Elvira; two nieces and two nephews.

Memorials may be made to the Elvira Food Pantry, Low Moor Lions Club or a favorite charity.

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