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STERLING – MaryLou E. Meyer, 91 of Sterling died Saturday May 5, 2018 at the Citadel of Sterling.
She was born on February 8, 1927 near Morrison, IL the daughter of William and Jennie (Taylor) Frankfother. She married Melvin F. Meyer on November 11, 1945 near Polo at Brick Church. He died August 11, 2000. MaryLou had worked as a switchboard operator for Illinois Bell and also back when CGH was known Community General Hospital in Sterling. She later worked in retail at the former Ted's Mens store in Sterling. MaryLou was a member of the Milledgeville Brethern Church. She enjoyed gardening, playing cards, feeding and watching the birds and spending time with family.
She is survived by her daughter, Dianne (Ross) Heeren of Sterling; five grandchildren: Sheila (Mike) Cedro, Michael (Denise) Herren, David Heeren, John (Elizabeth) Heeren, Matthew Heeren; four great grandchildren: Ethan, Evan, Elliott and Rowan; her sister Daisy (Jack) Linker of Sterling; her brother Duane Frankfother.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; her son Arden Meyer; five sisters: Eleanora Harding, Fern Bramm, Leta Wolfe, Vivian Tegler and Betty Senese; her brother Wilbur Frankfother.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday May 9, 2018 from 9 – 10:30 AM at the McDonald Funeral Home, 1002 12th Avenue in Rock Falls. The funeral will follow at 10:30 AM. Burial will conclude at Oak Knoll Memorial Park in Sterling.
Memorials in her memory to the Milledgeville Brethren Church.