Marion Talley Meyer, 96, a resident of Lee’s Summit, MO passed away peacefully Thursday, July 21, 2022.
Marion was born February 19, 1926 in Sweet Springs, MO to Edward and Alvina (Bening) Fischer.
She graduated from Sweet Springs High School in 1944 and was married to Harold William Meyer on August 3, 1945 in Sweet Springs, MO. Marion spent 30 years in her first career as a homemaker and loving mother to her 4 children. Her second career began in 1974 when Marion earned her designation as an Insurance Agent/Broker, a career in which she excelled for several years. Her third career was a collaboration with Harold as co-owners of Meyer Décor Center and as project managers for Meyer Brothers Building Company.
Marion cherished spending time with her beloved family and many friends. She loved to entertain and her home was always open to family, friends and anyone who happened to show up with them. Everyone in her home was a friend, no matter how recently she met them. Marion was also a very active and loving grandmother who showered all her grandchildren with the gift of her love and time.
She is survived by her children, David Meyer and wife Lauri of Lake Winnebago, MO, Roger Meyer and wife Vickie of Blue Springs, MO, Marla Meyer Frank and husband Larry of Madison, WI, Mark Meyer and wife Laura of Blue Springs, MO,9 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold and her parents, Edward and Alvina Fischer.
Marion was a long-time member of Timothy Lutheran Church in Blue Springs. A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held at Timothy Lutheran, 425 N.W. RD Mize Rd, Blue Springs, MO on Tuesday, July 26, 2022 at 10:00am. Marion’s family will be available to visit with friends and family at the church immediately following the service. Memorial contributions maybe made to Timothy Lutheran Church or to a charity of donor’s choice. Arrangements have been entrusted to Meyers Funeral Chapel in Blue Springs. Memories of Marion and words of comfort for her family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com.