AMerican Veteran 11


Ervin Henry Meyer

February 15, 1925 ~ September 15, 2019 (age 94)

Ervin Henry Meyer, 94, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Sunday, September 15, 2019, at the Good Neighbor Home in Manchester. He was born on February 15, 1925, at Greeley, the son of Herman and Maria (Schade) Meyer. Ervin was raised and educated in Delaware County and graduated from Earlville High School. Following graduation, he continued farming with his parents and brother until retirement. Ervin also served honorably in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

Ervin was a founding member of Our Savior Lutheran Church in Manchester. He enjoyed watching sports, especially the Chicago Cubs and the Iowa Hawkeyes. He also liked keeping up on current events.

Survivors include a brother-in-law, Robert Meader of Cedar Rapids, and many nieces and nephews.

Ervin was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Arnold Meyer during WWII, and Hugo Meyer; and seven sisters, Irene Meyer, Wilma Meier, Edna Meyer, Hattie Burmeister, Norma Hugh, Ila Meader, and Iva Taylor.

The family asks that memorials be directed to Our Savior Lutheran Church.