Mary Katherine Kelly Meyers was born January 5, 1922 in Crosby, ND to Virgil and Julia (Reagan) Kelly. In 1940 she attended business college in Mankato, MN and in 1944 she began her nursing career by attending cadet nurse’s training, graduating in 1947. On January 4, 1949 she married Maurice “Bud” Meyers. In 1954 she and Bud started the Meyers Oil Company in Mitchell. She was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church and will be remembered as a faithful servant of our Lord, as a wonderful and loving mother, a devoted grandmother and a true friend.
She is survived by fours sons: Richard “Dick” Meyers and wife, Terri of Nevada, MO, Don Meyers, Bill Meyers, Tom Meyers and wife, Monica all of Mitchell, SD; three daughters: Pat Elward and husband, Lee of Mitchell, SD, Mary Diedrich and husband, Bob of Omaha, NE and Julie Wieseman and husband, Bud of St. Louis, MO. Mary was blessed with numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, step-grandchildren and many family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Maurice “Bud”, one son Jim, and two brothers, Bill and John Kelly.