Conley David Meyer, West Union, Iowa, March 12, 2019

Conley David Meyer, 78, of West Union, Iowa passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City, Iowa. He was born May 20, 1940 to William and Charlotte (Hanson) Meyer in rural Winneshiek County, Iowa. Conley was baptized and confirmed at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Eldorado, Iowa. He attended West Union Schools.

Conley was united in marriage with Vickie Popenhagen on May 28, 1961. Two children were born to this union. He farmed his entire life in the West Union area until his retirement in 2010. Conley enjoyed playing cards, going to the races and fishing. His greatest joy was spending time with family and grandchildren. Conley was a loving son, brother, husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather who will be missed dearly by those closest.

Left to honor his memory is his daughter, Michelle (Jamie Snyder) of Montezuma, Iowa; his son, Layne (Joni) Meyer of West Union, Iowa; granddaughters, Kayla (Kris Seitz) of Davenport, Iowa and Kaitlin Snively of Lenexa, Kansas; grandsons, Kyle Nosbisch and Seth Meyer; three great- grandchildren, Meredith Snively, Chyles Seitz and Kye Seitz; brother, Duane Meyer; and sister, Marlys (Kerwin) Anderson; sister-in-law, Kathryn Ann Meyer; and many nieces and nephews.

Conley was preceded in death by his wife of fifty-four years, Vickie on December 17, 2015; his parents, William and Charlotte Meyer; brothers, Herbert and Kenneth; and a sister-in-law, Eileen Meyer.

As were his wishes, Conley will be cremated with a private family inurnment at a later date in West Union, Iowa.

Burnham-Wood-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service of West Union, Iowa is helping the family with arrangements.


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