Doris E. “Buzzy” Meyer, age 91, of Archbold, passed away Tuesday, August 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 Sauder Historic Village in Archbold for 33 years.
Buzzy was born in Fulton County, Ohio on August 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 sister-in-law, Charlotte Wangrin of Napoleon. She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, five brothers and three sisters.
Visitation will be held from 2:00 – 8:00 P.M. on Friday, August 23, 2013 at St. Martin’s Lutheran Church in Archbold, where the funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, with the Rev. Paul Reichert, officiating. Interment will follow 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. Grisier Funeral Home in Archbold has been entrusted with arrangements.