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Robert John Meyer

October 23, 1924 ~ July 15, 2017 (age 92)

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Robert John "Bob" Meyer age 92, of Winter Park, Fl., passed away July 15, 2017. Bob was born and spent his early years in Brooklyn, New York. During World War II he served with K Company, 291st Infantry Regiment of the 75th Division and fought in the Battle of the Bulge. After the war he married and had 4 children and had a 40 year career as an Insurance Claims Manager in New York, Miami, and Orlando. His last position was as a Workers Compensation specialist for the Florida League of Cities. After he retired he volunteered as a 9th Circuit Court Mediator and continued as such until 2008 when poor health forced him to give up this volunteer work. In 2010 he was awarded the French Legion of Honor Medal for his service in the ETO during World War II. He is survived by his loving family, his wife of 70 years, Mary Ann, his daughter- Marianne Davenport and her husband Jack, his son Robert Meyer and wife Barbara Kahn, daughters Peggy Tunick, and Trish Meyer; brother Jimmy, and cousin Doris Jones Meehan. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, June 21, 2017 at 10:00 AM at Saint Peter & Paul Catholic Church 5300 Old Howell Branch Rd. Winter Park, Fl., 32792. Interment with military honors will be held at 1:00 PM at Cape Canaveral National Cemetery 5525 US-1 Mims, Fl., 32754. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations in his name to 1591 Big Branch Rd. Middleburg, Florida 32068.

 Service Information

Mass of Christian Burial
July 21, 2017

10:00 AM
Saints Peter & Paul Catholic Church
5300 Old Howell Branch Road
Winter Park, FL 32792

July 21, 2017

1:00 PM
Cape Canaveral National Cemetery
5525 US-1
Mims, FL 32754

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