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Gerald Meek

Gerald Meek

June 4, 1931 September 21, 2019

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Obituary for Gerald G. Meek

Gerald G. Meek, 88

NEGLEY, OHIO – Gerald G. Meek, of Negley, passed away Saturday evening, September 21, 2019 at his home. He was 88.

Born in Middleton Township, June 4, 1931, he was a son of the late Raymond E. and Joan March Meek. A 1949 graduate of New Waterford High School, he was a veteran of the U.S. Army and a member of the Korean War Veterans Association. He worked at the former Crucible Steel Company until his retirement in 1982 after 28 years of service. He was a member of the Mt. Zion United Methodist Church where he sang in the choir.

His wife survives at home, Ethel M. Meek, whom he married in 1967. There are two sons: Raymond Meek and his wife, Karen, of Negley and Weston Meek of Negley, as well as a step-daughter, Connie Dunn Branner and her husband, John, of Athens, Ohio and a step-son, William A. Dunn and his wife, Angie, of St. Augustine, Florida. He also leaves 12 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Beulah Franklin and four brothers: Edwin, Virgil, Bob and Herman Meek.

Friends may visit Wednesday evening at the Dawson Funeral Home where the family will be present from 4 to 7 p.m. Pastor James N. Rhodes will conduct a funeral service Thursday at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home where the Tri-State Veterans Burial Group will conduct military honors.

Burial will be at Columbiana County Memorial Park.

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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, September 25th, 2019 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Dawson Funeral Home
    215 West Fifth Street
    East Liverpool, Ohio
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    Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
    4:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Service

    Thursday, September 26th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Dawson Funeral Home
    215 West Fifth Street
    East Liverpool, Ohio
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    Thursday, September 26th, 2019
    11:00am
    Officiant
    Pastor James Rhodes
  • Interment

    Thursday, September 26th, 2019 |
    Columbiana County Memorial Park
    16078 Irish Ridge Road
    East Liverpool, Ohio
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    Thursday, September 26th, 2019

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Cheryl J Skinner,Tri-State Military Museum

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Gerald G. Meek, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
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and prayers to the family of ….

US Army Veteran, Gerald G. Meek, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †
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