Cover photo for Joy Olivia Meuser's Obituary
1936 Joy 2023

Joy Olivia Meuser

April 2, 1936 — July 11, 2023

Saint Louis County

 

Joy Olivia Meuser passed away on Tuesday, July 11, 2023, at the age of 87.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Elmer, and Helen Trutsch.  Joy is survived by her beloved husband Edward Fred Meuser with whom she celebrated 65 years of marriage this past June 21st, she is also survived by her loving daughter, Denise Anderson, along with her grandchildren, Barclay (Randi), and Bryan (Kayla); in addition, Joy was blessed with great-grandchildren Cole, Quinn, Eero and Hayes, along with her dear sister, Carol (George Chase).  Joy is also survived by many other relatives and friends.

Joy was an accomplished cook, seamstress and homemaker.  She enjoyed playing the piano, tennis, volleyball, biking, and square dancing.  She organized a domino group and dinner club.  Together with Ed, she enjoyed traveling throughout the U.S. as well as to Australia, New Zealand, Alaska, Panama Canal, Switzerland, and Germany.  Joy was a devout Lutheran who was active in her church as a Sunday School and Vacation Bible School teacher and was a member of the church choir, along with The Peace Pinochle Club. Joy will be dearly missed by many.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to honor the memory of Joy to:  Peace Lutheran Church. 

Visitation to be held on Monday, July 17, 2023, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at John L. Ziegenhein & Sons South County Chapel, 4830 Lemay Ferry Road, with Funeral Service immediately following at 11:00 a.m.  Interment at Park Lawn Cemetery at 12:15 p.m.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Joy Olivia Meuser, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Monday, July 17, 2023

10:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

John L. Ziegenhein and Sons Funeral Homes - South County Chapel

4830 Lemay Ferry Rd, St. Louis, MO 63129

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Monday, July 17, 2023

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

John L. Ziegenhein and Sons Funeral Homes - South County Chapel

4830 Lemay Ferry Rd, St. Louis, MO 63129

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Interment

Monday, July 17, 2023

Starts at 12:15 pm (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 200

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree