Mr. Terry Lee Meyers

  • Born: June 10, 1951
  • Died: October 7, 2019
  • Location: Battle Creek, Michigan

Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care

105 Capital Ave NE
Battle Creek, MI 49017

Tel. (269) 962-5527

Tribute & Message From The Family


Terry Lee Meyers, age 68, of Battle Creek died Monday afternoon, October 7, 2019 at Bronson Battle Creek. He was born in Kalamazoo on June 10, 1951, the son of Earl and LuLu (Rietkerk) Meyers, Jr. and graduated from Otsego High School. Terry worked as a goldsmith/jeweler in Kalamazoo for 15 years and then went on to retire from Systex in January 2019 after more than 15 years.

Terry married Mary Urban in Hastings, MI on July 5, 2005; she survives. He is also by daughters, Renee (Carl) Ionta and their children, Aaron (Rebekah) Johnson & their son, Oliver, and Isabella Ionta; Theresa (Richard) Yater, and Michelle Meyers and her two children; a sister, Debra Meyers; a brother, Kivan Meyers, and several nieces and nephews. Terry was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Christopher Meyers; brothers, Dennis & Arthur Meyers; and two nephews, Joseph Miner and Benjamin Meyers.

A history buff, Terry enjoyed all things Harry Potter and reenactments of the Renaissance and historical wars. He also enjoyed goldsmithing and woodworking.

A memorial service to celebrate Terry's life will be held 11:00 a.m., Saturday, October 26, 2019 at Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care, Battle Creek. In lieu of flowers, memorials directed to the charity of your choice, would be appreciated. Personal messages for the family may be placed at www.farleyestedowdle.com.


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Condolence & Memory Journal

Dad your gone but never forgotten. I love you.

Posted by Renee Ionta - Kalamazoo, MI - Family   October 25, 2019

SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS ,I WORKED WITH TERRY FOR 8 YEARS .HE WAS A GOOD PERSON AND I ENJOYED TALKING WITH HIM.MY PRAYERS ARE WITH YU ON THIS SAD DAY. GOD REST HIS SOLE

Posted by mark rice - BATTLE CREEK, MI - Coworker   October 17, 2019

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I'm going to miss him talking about his projects he was working on all the time and we just bonded over Harry Potter and that we were born in the same month of June. I will always remember Terry as my first trainer at Systex as well as him being a good friend.

Posted by Kristina Gregory - Battle Creek, MI   October 11, 2019