August 31, 2023
LeRoy Dean Meier died at the age of 82 on Saturday, Aug. 26, 2023, at KU Medical Center in Kansas City. LeRoy's last days were spent visiting with his family and reminiscing with photos and conversations. He was born July 15, 1941, in Lincoln, Kansas, to Edward and Maria (Wacker) Meier.
LeRoy married Donna Marie Briggs on Dec. 8, 1963. Together they shared five children, 21 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren. LeRoy worked at Dubuque Packing House, Reece Construction and the Jewell County Road and Bridge Department, where he retired around 2006. He als...