Jeffery Meister, 58, of Ryan, Iowa, passed away on Friday, December 10, 2021, at University of Iowa
Hospital and Clinic in Iowa City, Iowa. A Celebration of Life will be held 12 to 5 p.m. Sunday, July 17,
2022, at Backbone State Park, the Lower Backbone at the beach shelter Strawberry Point, Iowa
Bohnenkamp-Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Manchester is in charge of arrangements.
Jeffery was born July 24, 1963, in Boscobel Wisconsin, the son of James and Jean Ann (Ricken)
Meister. He attended West Delaware High School in Manchester. Jeffrey worked at Delaware County
Courthouse, Vassey Construction, Iowa Ham, and then Medplast. He enjoyed spending time outdoors
going mushroom hunting, fishing, working in his flower garden, and playing with his cat Bootsie.
Jeffrey also appreciated going out to eat where they had “good food” and spending time with his friends
Jeffery is survived by his children, Josh Meister, Dawson Miller, Shayla Cole; granddaughter, Danica
Rose; sister, Joan Meister; aunt, Karen (Dave) Baculis; cousins, Mary (Mick) Traver, Dawne (Randy)
Hammes, Terry (Leesa) Meister, Maria Haight, David Baculis Jr., and Jane Dean.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Jean Ann Meister; grandparents, Philip and Hazel
Ricken, Ray and Pearl Meister.
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