Donald Duane Meyer

Donald Duane Meyer, 65, of Lansing, died, Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016, at his home. He was born March 4, 1951, the son of Donald V. and Lucille E. (Whalen) Meyer.

He is survived by his best friend, Cindy Meyer; a son, Matthew (Jeanna) Meyer; a daughter, Elizabeth (Matt) Simpson; two brothers, Michael (Bea) Meyer and Jack (Denise) Meyer; a sister, Mary Ruth (Mark) Nienhueser; five grandchildren, Shanna, Jacob, Hunter, Maggie and Jackson; and several nieces and nephews.

Duane was preceded in death by his parents.

He retired from the Lansing Correctional Facility as a Vehicle Maintenance Supervisor.

Duane was an avid Nascar fan. He also enjoyed tinkering in his shop, bowling and driving street stock racecars. Duane especially loved spending time with his grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 2, 2017, at the R.L. Leintz Funeral Home. Memorials are suggested to the Meyer Family for his grandchildren.