Betty J. Meyers
June 29, 1919 - April 4, 2012

Betty J. Meyers

Betty J. Meyers
Jun 29, 1919 - Apr 4, 2012

Betty J. Meyers
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Betty June Meyers, age 92, of Council Bluffs, Iowa, formerly of Shenandoah, Iowa, passed away April 4, 2012 at Mercy Hospital in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Betty was born June 27, 1919 in Shenandoah, Iowa to the late Clarence and Ruth (Van Kirk) Cass.

Betty graduated from Shenandoah High School in 1937. Betty married Wayne M. Meyers on November 11, 1939 in Grand Island, Nebraska. Betty was a housewife, raising two children Bill and Marci. Through the years Betty and Wayne have call many places home. They have lived in Shenandoah, IA, McAllen, TX, Mesa, AZ and Council Bluffs, IA. They also had a summer home in Okoboji.

Betty was very active; she was a member of Bridge Club, Shenandoah Booster Club, Band Mothers, and United Methodist Women and taught Sunday school at First United Methodist Church. She enjoyed playing bridge, golf, going to church, cooking and sewing.

Preceding Betty in death are her son Bill Meyers, parents, sisters: Maxine Hartman and Wilma (Bill) Piller.

Betty will be sadly missed by her husband of 72 years Wayne Meyers of Council Bluffs, daughter Marci Ludington and husband Charlie of Council Bluffs, grandsons; Luke Martin and wife Amber and their children Kylie, Tanner, and Hunter of Le Mar, Iowa, Seth Martin of Council Bluffs, Ryan Ludington and wife Jodi and their children Chloe, Payton, and Eli of Council Bluffs, and Michael Ludington and girlfriend Shannon Ballinger of Glenwood, sisters; Pat Pimental and husband Don of Pinedale, CA, bother-in-law Gene Goecker of Clarinda, IA and sister-in-law and brother-in-law Sharon and Dick Holt of Tibbetts, MO, numerous niece and nephews.


Christy Costello Gorey on Apr 15, 2012

No not my Aunt Betty. She and my grandmother, Mary Maxine were sisters. Betty June was my Iowa Mom. Marci and I are of same age, sisters. Wayne Maurice I LOVE and adore you! I am banking a multitude of memories, brown eyes, laugh and true love of life and family. Love you to the moon and beyond,

Connie Gross on Apr 9, 2012

I am saddened to hear of the passing of Betty. I remember the many bridge parties enjoyed by my parents with Betty and Wayne in Shenandoah and Texas. They always spoke fondly of those days. May your memories sustain you during this difficult time. Connie Kempton Gross

Annette Costello on Apr 9, 2012

CandleMy deepest sympathy to Wayne and Marci's family.
Annette Costello (Betty's niece)

Peggy Worl Manrose on Apr 7, 2012

I am so sorry to hear the passing of Betty. She always loved having Bill's friends over, and it was a popular house to go to! My sympathy to Wayne and Marci at this sad time. I get comfort in knowing that she and Bill are reunited and having a wonderful time in Heaven!

tom prchal on Apr 6, 2012

sorry for the loss of betty we had so much fun over the years wayne as a fellow salesman. and later years were very close in mesa arizona. we visit often both in mesa and council bluffs. our prays are with you.. tom lorene prchal

Barbara Cunningham on Apr 6, 2012

My prayers and sympathy to Marci and the family. Mrs. Meyers was a lovely woman.

Vicki Whitehill Stevens on Apr 6, 2012

I was so sad to hear of Betty's passing, I had so many great times with Billy when we were in High School, going to his home. His parents always made everyone feel welcome and were so much fun. It lifted me up to see Betty a few years ago in Mesa. She'd not changed a bit and was still that fun, vivacious lady, so happy to see me. My heart goes out to Wayne, Marci and family for their loss. I loved her too.



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Veterans Memorial Chapel - Rose Hill Cemetery
308 Carter St.
Shenandoah, Iowa 51601
11:00 AM
Memorials to First United Methodist Church of Shenandoah, Healing Garden at Mercy Hospital, and St. Joseph's Indian School in Chamberlain, SD


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