Raymond “Butch” Meyer, 71, Bellevue passed away Saturday, April 22, 2023, at Fisher-Titus Hospital in Norwalk. He was born September 20, 1951, in Bellevue, the son of Richard and Anna Marie (Dendinger) Meyer.
Ray was a member of Bellevue Eagles Aerie 490 and Norwalk Eagles Aerie 711, where he always enjoyed buying out a pull tab game; He was an avid racing fan, whether watching NASCAR or attending a local dirt track. He enjoyed going out to eat with family and friends and would never let you pay the bill. He was a loving father and cherished his time spent with his grandchildren.
Ray married Marlene Claus on October 12, 1973 at St. Michael’s Church in Bellevue; She survives along with their two children: Cathy Savage of Bellevue and Craig (Maria) Meyer of Vermilion; 4 grandchildren: Carrington, Kevin, Henry, and Jacob; sisters, Marlene (Rick) Manbeck of Bellevue and Jeanne (Jerry) Leis of Tiffin; Brothers and sisters-in-law: Charles (Nancy) Claus, Bill (Donna) Claus, Jim Claus, Kathy (Nick) Kreinbrink, Rose Fay, Ron Claus, and Betty (Steve) Wasserman; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He is preceded in death by his parents, and son, Kevin Meyer.
Friends will be received on Thursday, April 27, 2023, from 4-7 p.m. at Foos & Foos Funeral Service, 151 Yorkshire Place, Bellevue. A funeral Mass will begin on Friday at 11 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Church, 231 E. Center Street, Bellevue. Burial will follow at Bellevue Catholic Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Kevin Meyer Scholarship Fund c/o Bellevue Alumni Association, PO Box 191, Bellevue, Ohio 44811; or Cure SMA, 925 Busse Road, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007 or at: Cure SMA