Donnie E. Meyer, 88, St. Joseph, passed away Thursday, June 6, 2019.

He was born March 2, 1931, in St. Joseph, to Mertain and Johanna (Benitz) Meyer.

Donnie married Patricia A. Taylor Nov. 20, 1955, at St. Peter Lutheran Church in St. Joseph. She survives of the home.

He was a member of St. Peter Lutheran Church. Donnie retired from Borden, Inc. (Guy's Potato Chips) and Super 8 Motel.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and brothers, Frederick Meyer, Bismarck, ND and Kenneth Meyer, St. Joseph.

Additional survivors include: son, Steven E. Meyer (Judith), St. Joseph; daughter, Taylor A. Ludlam (Mike), Oak Grove, Missouri; six grandchildren, Megan Meyer, Maureen Ueligger (Johnathan), Jeffrey Meyer (Lauren), Mitchell, Colton and Nicholas Askew (Jessica); one great-grandchild, Benjamin P. Ueligger; numerous nieces and nephews.

Farewell Services 10 a.m. Saturday, St. Peter Lutheran Church.

Interment Memorial Park Cemetery.

The family will gather with friends 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to St. Peter Lutheran Church.

Online guest book and obituary at As published in the St. Joseph News-Press.