Edward E. Meyer - November 7, 2015

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 HANNACROIX Ė Edward E. Meyer, 81, passed away suddenly Saturday November 7, 2015 at St. Peterís Hospital.  He was born in Hannacroix, on the farm of his late parents Charles and Frances Meyer, where he resided all his life.  Edward and Marie, his wife of 60 years, built their house together on a parcel of family farm land where they raised five children, Gary, Dwayne, Wendy, Edward Jr. and Alyce.

     In 1956, Edward started as a union carpenter in Albany and in 1962 he joined the former Atlantic Cement Co. from which he retired in 1996 after 34 years of service.

     Edward was a loving husband, wonderful father and grandfather and overall hard working selfless man.  He enjoyed family, hunting, gardening and carpentry.  He will be greatly missed.

     Survivors include his wife, Marie Butter Meyer;  children, Gary (Kathy), Wendy Bouchard, Edward, Jr. and Alyce Meyer (Frederick Fielder);  daughter-in-law, Ellen Meyer, wife of the late Dwayne;  14 grandchildren, Jennifer, Joshua, Jessica (Justin) Knowles and Julia Meyer, Brianna, Krysten and Marissa Meyer, Kaitlyn and Courtney Bouchard, Edward III, Tanner, Cody and Logan Meyer and Frederick R. Fielder;  2 Great-grandchildren, Ravon Parker Jr. and Justice Knowles.  Edward also had 6 siblings, sister Frances (Ray), and brothers Charles (Marion), James, Louis (Gerry), Robert (Dawn) and Thomas (Linda).

     All services will be held privately at the convenience of the family.  There will be a graveside service in the spring at Stanton Hill Cemetery, Hannacroix.

     In lieu of flowers donation in memory of Edward may be made to St. Peterís Hospital Foundation, the American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association.