December 30, 2012

Eileen V. Peuker


Eileen V. Peuker, 94, St. Joseph, Missouri died Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at her home. She was born November 26, 1918 to John and Anna Wilke in Troy, Kansas. Eileen married Junior Ernest Peuker on September 21, 1941. He preceded her in death on April 15, 2007. She was a teacher in Doniphan and Atchison Counties for four years, and a waitress at Tik Tok Restaurant for eighteen years. She was also a member of First Lutheran Church. Mrs. Peuker loved flowers and was known as the Iris lady. She loved to research her family history and having people around her. She was preceded in death by her husband; son, Randy Peuker; brother, Merrill Wilke; and parents. Survivors: daughter, Joanne Peuker Shultz (Ronald), Paola, Kansas; five grandchildren; eighteen great granchildren; seven great-great grandchildren; and three nieces. Services: 1:00 P.M. Wednesday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. Tuesday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory, where friends may call after 3:00 P.M. Tuesday. Online guest book and obituary at


Michael Roy Tyner


Michael Roy Tyner, 58, St. Joseph, Missouri died Thursday, December 27, 2012 at his home. He was born August 3, 1954 to Roy Herman and Jeanne Marie (Kennedy) Tyner in Wichita, Kansas. Mr. Tyner served in the United States Navy. Michael earned a Masters degree in Social work from Florida State University. After graduating he worked as a drug and alcohol counselor in the states of Florida and Missouri. He later worked for Meril in customer service. He was preceded in death by his parents. Survivors: his brother Charles “Chuck” Tyner (Sheila); two nephews, Steve and Brian; and three nieces, Kerri Silva, Victoria Arnold and Lyndy Adams. Memorial Visitation: 3:00 to 5:00 P.M. Monday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Online guest book and obituary at