Howard W. Meyer, Jr.
Mr. Howard W. Meyer, Jr., age 78, of Newark, DE, died on Friday, October 15, 2010.
Mr. Meyer was born in Pottsville, PA, on February 10, 1932, son of the late Howard W. Meyer, Sr. and Della Meyer. He proudly served his country in the US Air Force. A graduate of Penn State University, he was an engineer by profession and enjoyed a long and successful career with the DuPont Company. Mr. Meyer was a longtime member of the Delaware Saengerbund. In his leisure hours, he looked forward to fishing and watching both football and baseball.
He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 48 years, Lois J. Scott Meyer, and daughter, Kathleen A. Meyer. He is survived by his son, David H. Meyer of Newark; sister, Nancy Fink of Pottsville, PA; and granddaughter, Kristin K. Meyer.
Visitation will be held from 5 pm to 7 pm on Wednesday, October 20, 2010, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 W. Park Place, Newark. A funeral service will be held at 9:30 am on Thursday, October 21, 2010, at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Delaware Hospice, 3515 Silverside Road, Wilmington, DE 19810.
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