Elvia Meyer

Feb. 26, 1931-June 18, 2007

Elvia Emily Edith Meyer, 76, of Sweet Home died June 18, 2007 at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Corvallis. She was born Feb. 26, 1931 in Idaho to Clithrow and Viola (Beattie) VanDuyn and Viola Beattie. She married Dennis Meyer on Sept. 4, 1948 in Albany and they have made their home in Sweet Home for the past 56 years.

Mrs. Meyer enjoyed camping, bowling and family gatherings, but most of all she loved spending time with her family. She will be remembered by her family as a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and friend.

She is survived by her husband, Dennis Meyer; son Steve and daughter-in-law Julie Meyer of Eugene; daughters Tamra and son-in-law Gary Johnson of Eugene and Tanya and son-in-law Ron Guzman of Grants Pass; brothers, Leon VanDuyn, Raymond Beattie, and Jay Beattie; and sisters, Maureen Garrett and Delores Bodda; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

A Celebration of Life was held June 21 at the Sweet Home Senior Center. Memorial contributions can be made to The Multiple Sclerosis Society or The American Cancer Society.