Francis Joseph Meiers, Jr.

October 17, 1948 ~ December 22, 2023 (age 75) 75 Years Old

Francis Meiers Obituary

Francis Joseph Meiers Jr, 75, of Columbus, passed away Friday, December 22, 2023, at Ascension Via Christi Hospital in Pittsburg, KS.

Francis was born on October 17, 1948 to Francis Joseph Meiers Sr, and Angeline Irene (Montee) Meiers in Pittsburg, KS. He graduated from St. Mary's High School in 1967. He was united in marriage to Amedia Eugenia Beckley on February 27, 1976 in Frontenac, KS. She preceded him in death on February 6, 2006. Mr. Meiers worked as a welder for TEI and for Kansas City Southern Railroad.

He is survived by a daughter, Mary Vilmer of Pittsburg, KS; a brother Edward Meiers of Frontenac, KS; two sisters, Angela M. Weir (Albert) of Mulberry, KS, and Ethella Jean Mitchell of Jay, OK; two grandsons, Joseph Vilmer and James Vilmer; nephews, Randy L. Rakestraw Jr, Nicholas Joseph McIntier and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, parents, son-in-law, Bill Vilmer, a grandson, William Dee Meiers-Vilmer and a niece, Chasity Ann Scholes.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM Thursday, December 28, 2023, at Brenner Mortuary with Pastor Don Talent officiating. Burial will follow in the Mt Olive Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1 hour prior to the start of the service at the funeral home. Arrangements are under the direction of the Brenner Mortuary, 114 East 4th, Pittsburg, KS.

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December 28, 2023

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Brenner Mortuary
114 East 4th Street
Pittsburg, KS 66762

Funeral Service
December 28, 2023

2:00 PM
Brenner Mortuary
114 East 4th Street
Pittsburg, KS 66762


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