Meyer, Ruby A., Bridgeport, Michigan

Went home to be with her Lord, on Friday, October 14, 2011 at the age of 87 years. Ruby Anna Marie Abrahamson was born February 24, 1924, the daughter of the late Tice and Anna K. (Romblom) Abrahamson in Cheboygan. She married Richard A. Meyer; he predeceased her on May 4, 2009. She and Richard worked for their son at the Lamplighter Flower Shop, where Ruby was a floral designer. She was a member of the Assembly of God Faith. She enjoyed entertaining, cooking and baking, but most of all, she enjoyed spending time with her family. Surviving are four children and their spouses, Jean and Tom Matula, John and Debra Meyer, Dale and Debbie Meyer, Vickie and Nilton Pettersson; her grandchildren and their spouses, Heather (Patrick) Matula-Farr; Jeremy Matula; Derrick (Heidi) Meyer; Deanna (Ricki) Meyer-Culler; seven great grandchildren, Emilie, Barrett, Isabella and Brock Matula, Jacob Farr, Bianca Meyer, and Kailyn Garchow; one brother, Donald (Iris) Abrahamson; a sister-in-law, Virginia Abrahamson; many nieces, nephews and their families. She was predeceased by a son, Richard A. (Rick) Meyer, Jr., and by one brother and four sisters, Dorothy Mellberg, Earl Abrahamson, Beatrice Eustice, Helen Schaefer, and Grace Abrahamson. Funeral service will take place on Saturday, October 22, 2011 at noon at W. L. Case and Company Funeral Chapel, 5700 Dixie Highway. Rev. Kim Frank will officiate with burial at Pinegrove Cemetery, Bridgeport. Friends may call at the funeral chapel, 5700 Dixie Highway, on Friday from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the Gideons or the Salvation Army.