Eileen Meyer, 97

Eileen Meyer, 97, of North Manchester, passed away at 12:10 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016, at Peabody Retirement Community in North Manchester.

She was born to the late George M. and Cleo Toy (Keel) Haymond on Nov. 9, 1918, in Wabash County.

Eileen married Everett C. Meyer on Dec. 25, 1940, he passed away in 1961.

Eileen was a school teacher for 24 years, she taught for two years in the North Manchester School and 22 years for Wabash City Schools. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Wabash, Indiana. Membership also include Delta Kappa Gama, Eastern Star Past Matron of Wabash, Indiana, and life memberships of National Education Association, Retired Teacher Association, and Wabash County Retired Teachers.

Eileen is survived by two sons, David Clinton Meyer (Joanne Patricia Elsner) of North Manchester, and Alan Douglas Meyer of Huntington; sister, Mildred M. Wycoff of Mitchellville, Md.; granddaughter, Mrs. Eileen P. (Robert) Meyer Sklar of North Manchester; and two great-grandchildren, Emma and James Sklar both of North Manchester. She was preceded in death by a brother, George M. Haymond.

No services will be held. Preferred memorials are directed to First United Methodist Church, 110 N. Cass Street, in Wabash, Indiana 46992. Online condolences may be sent to the family at

McDonald Funeral Home, 231 Falls Avenue, Wabash, is entrusted with arrangements.


Posted on 2016 Sep 21