Doris E. “Buzzy” Meyer, age 91, of Archbold, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, at Fulton Manor in Wauseon.
Prior to her retirement she had been a Registered Nurse for 25 years at the former Detwiler Hospital in Wauseon.
She then worked as a nurse interpreter at Historic Sauder Village in Archbold for 33 years.
Buzzy was born in Fulton County, Ohio on Aug. 15, 1922, the daughter of Charles and Katie (Shibler) Winzeler.
On July 15, 1945, she married Robert E. Meyer, and he preceded her in death in 2004.
She was a lifelong member of St. Martin’s Lutheran Church in Archbold, where she had served in many capacities. She loved quilting and gardening, but her grandchildren were her pride and joy!
Surviving are two sons, Steve (Bonnie) Meyer of Apex, N.C., Michael (Joan) Meyer of Archbold; grandchildren, Adam (Amanda) Meyer, Brandi Meyer, Brittni Meyer, Amy (Bruce) Jeffers, Jeremy Goertz, Chris (Melissa) Goertz and Kacey (Jason) Hoffman; six great-grandchildren; and a sister-in-law, Charlotte Wangrin of Napoleon.
She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, five brothers and three sisters.
The funeral service was held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 24, at St. Martin’s Lutheran Church in Archbold, with the Rev. Paul Reichert officiating. Interment followed in the Archbold Cemetery.
The family requests that memorial contributions be given to St. Martin’s Lutheran Church, Ridgeville Corners Fire Department or the charity of the donor’s choice.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.grisierfh.com. Grisier Funeral Home in Archbold has been entrusted with arrangements.