Helen Margaret Meyer, 87, of Gardner, Kan passed away August 14, 2017.
Helen was born July 8, 1930 in Greenwald, Minn to Frank Joseph and Margaret Elizabeth (Uphus) Deters. She grew up in Minnesota. Helen and her family settled in Gardner in 1963. She worked as a CNA at Reece Hospital and then Gardner Medical Center. She also was a nanny and personal care giver for many special Gardner citizens. Helen attended Sacred Heart Catholic Church. She raised her family and worked very hard at many jobs. Helen was a very sweet lady and would help anyone who was in need. She will be dearly missed by family and friends.
Helen was preceded in death by her parents; grandson, Kade Meyer; siblings: Frank Deters, Jr., Ann Hinnenkamp and Henry Deters and former husband, Joseph C. Meyer, Sr. She is survived by her children: Dennis and Diana Meyer of Olathe, Kan, Don and Paula Meyer of Gardner, Kan, Pam and Keith Kettner of Sedalia, Mo, Debbie and Jerry Dinges of Gardner, Kan, Joseph, Jr. and Carrie Meyer of Wellsville, Kan and Mark and Stormy Meyer of Olathe, Kan; 11 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren and sister, Betty and James Petermeier of Melrose, Minn.
Funeral service 2:00 pm Thursday, August 17, 2017 at Bruce Funeral Home, 106 S. Center, Gardner, Kan 66030 913-856-7111. Burial following at Gardner Cemetery. Visitation will be from 12:00 – 2:00 pm before the service. Memorial contributions may be made to Crossroads Hospice. Condolences may be left at www.brucefuneralhome.com.