Heinz Meier


Heinz Meier of Hobart, Wash., died unexpectedly on Dec. 8, 2015, with his family by his side. He was 77.

He was born July 23, 1938, in Oberseifersdorf, Germany, and immigrated first to Canada in 1960 and later to the United States in 1965. He met Eleonore End at the Octoberfest on the grounds of the World’s Fair in Seattle and they were married in September 1966. He lived in Hobart for the past 47 years and owned and operated a custom meat-cutting business in which he was best known for his sausage making skills.

He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Eleonore; daughter Cindy Bradeen; and sons Kurt Meier and Peter Meier.

For more on his life, visit www.marlattfuneralhome.com.

A celebration of life is planned for 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 2, 2016, at John the Baptist reception hall in Covington, Wash.

More in Obituaries

Carl Erb Jr.

Carl M. Erb Jr., 88, of Enumclaw, died Nov. 29, 2017.

Lorraine Winsor

Longtime Kanaskat-Palmer resident Lorraine Winsor died Dec. 5, 2017.

Lucy Jean Goodfellow

Lucy Jean Goodfellow died Nov. 25, 2017, in Enumclaw at the age of 95.

Charlie Schaafsma

Charlie Schaafsma died Nov. 17, 2017, at the age of 97.

Darrell Lee Palmer

Darrell Lee Palmer died peacefully Nov. 19, 2017, surrounded by his family.

Clarence Bowden Jr.

Clarence Harold “Hal” Bowden Jr., 66, died Nov. 1, 2017, at his home in Enumclaw.

Michael Prather Sr.

Michael D. Prather Sr. died at his home in Federal Way, Washington, on Oct. 30, 2017, following a short battle with cancer.

Michael Brown

Michael Henry Brown died Oct. 9, 2017, in Olympia, Washington, following a stroke. He was 53.

George Duffy

Former area resident George Patrick Duffy, 74, of Red Cliff, Wisconsin, died Nov. 6, 2017.

Courtney Aho

Courtney Shirley Aho of Auburn died Oct. 31, 2017, in Tacoma. She was 20.

Ann Liane

Ann Linerud Liane died Sept. 24, 2017.

Ron Vesey

Ron Vesey died Oct. 16, 2017, in Wilkeson.