Roy Carsten Meyer was born 1 May 1898 in Lake City, Minnesota, United States to Henry A. Meyer (1871-1957) and Margaret Heitman (1873-1964) and died 9 December 1965 at Lake City Hospital in Lake City, Minnesota, United States of carcinoma of the right lung with metastases. He married Irene Anna Helena Bremer (1895-1980) 12 September 1919 in Lake City, Minnesota, United States. Ancestors are from Germany, Prussia.


Offspring of Roy Meyer and Irene Anna Helena Bremer (1895-1980)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Ethel Irene Meyer (1920-2006) 29 August 1920 Lake City, Minnesota, United States 24 February 2006 Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, United States James A. Finley (-1988)

Ione Anna Meyer (1923) 23 September 1923 Lake City, Minnesota, United States 16 July 2010 Lake City, Minnesota, United States Wendell Luverne Olson (1923)


Roy lived and worked on the same farm in Mount Pleasant township for the entirety of his life. He and his wife retired from farming in 1958.


Roy and his family were members of St. John's Lutheran Church in Lake City.


He had surgery on October 10th in Rochester, but the doctors found his lung cancer to be inoperable. He returned home for a few weeks, then entered the hospital where he died. His funeral was at St. John's Church and he is buried in St. John's Oakwood cemetery.


Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
  • Census for 1900, 1910, 1920 and Social Security Application.
₪ Wedding
  • Roy Meyer's obituary.
¶ Death
  • Roy Meyer's death certificate



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