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April 22, 1932 – Saturday, December 17, 2016

Service Information
St. Michael Catholic Church, St. Michael, MN
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
10:00 A.M.

Visitation Information
The Peterson Chapel, St. Michael-Albertville
Monday, December 26, 2016
4 – 8 PM; 7 PM prayer service

Ronald L. Meyer, age 84 of Robbinsdale, Minnesota, passed away Saturday, December 17, 2016 at The Legacy of St. Michael. Ron was born April 22, 1932 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the son of Emil and Frances (Schaefer) Meyer.

Ron is a 1950 graduate from DeLaSalle High School and a college graduate from the University of Minnesota. He was an automotive equipment salesman for many years, working for Star Equipment, Ammco, and independently. After retirement, Ron was a driver for the Minneapolis Auto Auction until he was 80 years old.

Ron served in the United States Coast Guard from September 1952 to September 1956.

On July 8, 1995, Ronald Meyer and Rosemary Rougier were united in marriage in Buffalo, Minnesota.

Ron enjoyed polishing and collecting old cars, car shows, fishing, time spent at the lake, golfing, playing cards, movies, dancing, and spending time with his family.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Emil and Frances Meyer; granddaughter, Katherine “Katie” Meyer; parents-in-law, James and Marjorie Rougier; brothers-in-law, Ron Wiltsey, Don Lehn, Tom Rougier; and sister-in-law, Judy Rougier.

Ron is survived by his wife, Rosemary Meyer; children, Michele Meyer, Mark Meyer (Jayne Taublieb), Gregory Meyer (Corrine), Lisa Moat (Mike), Michael Meyer (Alice), Amy Dehmer (Tony), Sara Thurber, Stephanie Schumann (Erik); 20 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; brother, Timothy Meyer (Pamela); one nephew; and many friends.

Honorary casket bearers are Ron’s grandsons: Evan Meyer, Sean Meyer, Blake Schumann and Elijah Lewis.

Casket bearers are Ron’s grandsons: Jacob Meyer, Jason Rains, Austin Moat, Carter Moat, Austin Thurber and Andy Dehmer.

Visitation will be held Monday, December 26, 2016 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM, with a prayer service at 7:00 PM, at The Peterson Chapel St. Michael-Albertville Funeral Home in St. Michael, Minnesota. Further visitation will be held one hour prior to Mass at the church Tuesday morning. Mass of Christian Burial for Ronald Meyer will be held Tuesday, December 27, 2016 at 10:00 AM at St. Michael Catholic Church in St. Michael, Minnesota. Interment with military rites will follow at 1:30 PM, assembly area 4, at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Serving the family is The Peterson Chapel St. Michael-Albertville Funeral Home in St. Michael. 763-497-5362. www.thepetersonchapel.com

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