Hastings resident Anna Marie Meyer, 90, passed away Friday, February 14, 2020, at The Kensington, Hastings, NE.
Services are 10:30 a.m. Saturday, February 22, at First St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Hastings with Pastor Andrea Paulson officiating. Burial will be at Parkview Cemetery. Visitation is 1-8 p.m. Friday with family present 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home, and one hour prior to service at the church. Memorials may be given to First St. Paul’s Lutheran Church.
Anna was born on February 2, 1930, in Elba, NE to Marius K. & Marie K. (Pedersen) Mickelsen. She attended Cushing Consolidated School in Cushing, NE. Anna married Darwin Meyer on June 9, 1948, at the Lutheran Church in Cushing; he preceded her in death in 2006.
Anna worked at Allen’s Department Store for over 40 years and also worked at Good Samaritan Village as a caregiver. She was a member of First St. Paul’s Lutheran Church and was very active in various church groups for many years. Anna was an avid quilter.
Anna was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Darwin Meyer; daughter, Gloria Jean Meyer; great-grandson, Bladen Meyer; sisters & spouses, Eva (Andy) Larsen, Elda (Chester) Miller, Mary (Elmer) Christensen, Joy (Harold) Glines, Ada (Don Pedersen and Don Goering) Pedersen, and Louise McIntyre; brothers & spouses, Miner (Pearl Mickelsen, Alyce Thayer Mickelsen, Lola Smith Mickelsen, and Lola Haggstrom Mickelsen) Mickelsen, Einer Mickelsen, Earl “Bud” (Lola) Mickelsen, and Dennis Mickelson (infant); and brothers-in-law, Ray Meyer and Ray Wadas.
Sons & Spouses:
Randall L. & Peggy Meyer – Hastings, NE
Ronald J. & Carmen Meyer – North Platte, NE
Brian E. & Jacque Meyer – Hastings, NE
Todd E. Meyer & fiancée Melisa Kealy – Kearney, NE
Grandchildren & Spouses:
Kristen & Brent Benkstein
Sarah & Shawn Meyer
Melody & Shawn Rodriguez
Stacie & Tyson Wademan
Dustin & Ruth Meyer
Sisters & Spouse:
Helen Meyer – CO
June Wadas – CO
Dorothy & Larry Jones – Omaha, NE
Geraldine Mickelsen Hodges – WY
Jack McIntyre – Wolbach, NE
Numerous Nieces, Nephews, and other extended family