Robert “Dick” Meier died Sept. 13. He was 88.

Mr. Meier was born May 3, 1925, to Flavius and Veronica Meier. He married Rosemary Coleman following his Army Air Corps duty in 1945. He ran a plaster contracting business, until he retired in Sisters.

He was preceded in death by his parents; infant son Bobby; and three brothers, John, Joe and Tom. He is survived by wife Rosemary; nine children, Shirley Rydell (Chuck), Stephen (Patricia), David (Diana), Suzanne Hatfield (Rick), Richard (Sue), Patrick (Kelly), Sally Bolton, Michael (Holly) and Mary Price (Greg); 22 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and siblings Phil, Paul, Bill and Carol Greene.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated Wednesday, Sept. 18, at St. Mary Church in Mount Angel. Memorial donations can be made to Father Taaffe Foundation or St. Joseph’s Shelter in Mount Angel.