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4/6/2013 Email this articlePrint this article 
Sara Meggers
Sara J. Meggers
Sara J. Meggers, 71, of Eldridge died Saturday, April 6, 2013, at Genesis Medical Center-East Campus, Davenport.

A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 10, at the Schultz Funeral Home, DeWitt, with the Rev. Ron Rafferty officiating.  

Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery, DeWitt. Pallbearers will be Mike Meggers, David Meggers, Gary Whitcomb, Mark Meggers, Scott Meggers, Bart Phillips, Roger Riley and Chris Sieverding. Honorary pallbearers will be Gary Meggers, Don Meggers, Robert Lee and Bill Hanesworth.

Visitation was 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, April 9, at the funeral home.

   The former Sara Jane Rands was born Aug. 11, 1941, to Charles and Clara Sadler Rands.  She graduated from DeWitt High School as well as beauty school.  

Sara married Harold Meggers Dec. 3, 1961, at Grace Lutheran Church, DeWitt.

In addition to raising their family, Sara worked at La Petite Beauty Shop in DeWitt.  She later owned and operated her own shop, Country Flair Beauty Salon in Donahue.

     She was active in the Jaycettes for many years.  

Sara loved spending time with her family, adored her grandchildren and great-granddaughter, and spent much time watching the cooking channel on TV.

Surviving are her husband; children, Penny (Roger) Riley of DeWitt, Pam Meggers of Eldridge, Mike (Michelle) Meggers of Bettendorf and David Meggers of Eldridge; six grandchildren; a great-granddaughter; a brother Robert (Barbara) Rands of DeWitt; and a niece.

Preceding Sara in death were a grandson, her parents and a nephew.

Condolences may be expressed and a photo tribute viewed at www.schultz-

fun eralhomes.com.

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