Hubert F. Meier, age 74, of Joplin, Mo., passed away at 5:40 p.m. Friday, August 18, 2017, at his home.
Hubert was born August 14, 1943, in Cape Girardeau, Mo., and had lived in Joplin the last 45 years. He was employed with the City of Joplin for 20 years in the Parks and Recreation Dept., retiring in 2003. He was of the Lutheran Faith. He served his country in the U. S. Army during the Vietnam War. He was a member of the Chapter T Gold Wing Club. Hubert enjoyed watching Nascar.
Hubert married Bernice Doquet June 8, 1979, in Miami, Okla., and she survives.
Additional survivors include a son, Michael Meier, Carl Junction, Mo.; two daughters, Kelly Meier-Merrell and husband, Michael, State of Arkansas, and Tonya Dye and husband, Bruce, Joplin; two sisters, Loretta Reynolds and husband, Lyle, and Saundra Reece and husband, Junior, all of Cape Girardeau; five grandchildren, Austin and Shelby Messer, Amara Meier, and Parker and Preston Dye; and his best friend, Sugar.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Mason-Woodard Chapel with Rev. Orlando Garcia officiating. Burial with Military Honors will follow in the Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday at the mortuary.
Memorial contributions are requested to the Joplin Humane Society.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Mason-Woodard Mortuary of Joplin.
Published on August 20, 2017