Michael Mike Meyer, 84-year-old resident of Pierz, MN passed away Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at the Harmony House in Pierz.
Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday, October 8 at 10:30 AM at St. Josephs Catholic Church in Pierz with Father Kenneth Popp officiating. A visitation will be held on Friday, October 7 from 4-8 PM at the Emblom Brenny Funeral Service in Pierz, and one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will be in the parish cemetery at a later date.
Mike was born on August 14, 1932 to Michael and Mary Meyer in Pierz. He graduated from Little Falls High School with the class of 1950. Mike served in the US Army from 1954-1956. He was united in marriage to Carol Potvin on May 30, 1958 at St. Marys Catholic Church in Little Falls. The couple raised six children. Mike worked as a farmer, rural mail delivery man, and a Gold Country Seed Corn sales man. He also delivered the Morrison County Record Newspaper. Mike enjoyed all sports, especially baseball, and was always there to cheer on his children and grandchildren. He was their #1 fan. Mike was a member of St. Josephs Catholic Church.
Mike will be greatly missed by his loving wife, Carol Meyer of Pierz, MN; sons, Randy Meyer of Motley, MN, Kenny (Lisa) Meyer of Pierz, MN Robert (Wendy) Meyer of Pierz, MN; daughters, Janice (Chance) Davis of White Cloud, Michigan, Terryl (Dave) Liebgott of Lino Lakes, MN, Joyce Darisay of Pierz, MN; sister, Jenny (Bob) Seppelt of Pierz, MN; brother-in-laws, Robert Logsdon of New Brighton, MN, Rod Boser of Pierz, MN; 13 grandchildren; and 9 1/2 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son-in-law, Allen Kimo Darisay; sisters, Catherine Boser, Dorothy Logsdon, Cleora Piekarski, and Hildegard Meyer.