Christine A. Meyer
SPRINGFIELD, IL – Christine A. Meyer, 88, was born on August 11, 1926. She was the daughter of William A. and Christine (Reisch) Meyer. She passed away on March 1, 2015. She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters Marilyn Meyer and Gretchen (Robert) Meyer O’Brien; and a brother, Tony Meyer.
She is survived by her nieces and nephews, James P. (Angela) O’Brien, Mary T. O’Brien, Jacqueline (companion Thomas Apke) O’Brien, Karin O’Brien, William (Barbara) O’Brien, three great nephews Brendan O’Brien, Robert O’Brien, and Eric O’Brien, and several cousins.
Christine was a lifelong resident of Springfield and a member of Blessed Sacrament Church. She graduated from Ursuline Academy and retired from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development after 33 years of service. She then retired from Security Federal Savings and Loan.
Chris was a loving daughter, sister, cousin, aunt and mentor. She loved playing Rummicube with her cousin Bill Meyer and his son Steve Meyer, working crossword puzzles and corresponding with family and friends.
Visitation: 10 am – 12 pm Friday, March 6, 2015 at Blessed Sacrament Church.
Funeral Mass: 12 noon Friday, March 6, 2015 at Blessed Sacrament Church with Reverend Jeff Grant officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Blessed Sacrament Church or a charity of the donor’s choice.