Carol A. Meyer, 74 of Watseka passed away on Saturday April 23, 2022 at her home surrounded by her family and friends. She was born on February 6, 1948 in Watseka a daughter of Carl and Joanne (Jones) Templin. She was preceded in death by her parents and one daughter Shannon Marie Martin. Carol is survived by her husband- Rev. Wayne R. Meyer, one son- Nicholas (Kelli) Peters of Watseka, children- Hayden and RJ; one daughter- Karlie (Shawn) Peters- Vercruysse of Bourbonnais, children- Nixon, Asher, and Kashton; two step sons- Wayne (Vickie) Meyer of LeRoy, children- Trey and Colin; and Nathan (Karin) Meyer of Louisville, KY, children- Kadin, Jackson, Grayson, and Emery; one step daughter- Patia Adonis of Louisville, KY, children- Aydin, Aaliyah, and Ace; two sisters- Shellie Billingsley of Sheldon and Liz Severin of Messyrock, WA; two brothers- Eric Templin of Santa Ana, CA and Fritz Templin of Murrieta, CA. She leaves behind a host of friends and Amanda, her foreign exchange student from Brazil.
Carol was a worker, but remembered most from her daycare, “Carol’s Care” and dog breeding business, “Carol’s Critters”. She enjoyed traveling to England, Europe, Brazil, Jamaica, Maui, Canada, and coast to coast in the USA. All her life, her home was a constant place of joy, with many staying for a while. Carol loved her grandchildren, flowers, painting, clothing, dressing up, jewelry, cooking, reading and animals. She enjoyed music, dancing, concerts, and games. Carol had many dear friendships, was an active participant of Covenant Federated Church in Kentland, and graduated from KCC.
Visitation will be from 2:00 to 5:00 pm on Sunday May 1, 2022 at the Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka. A celebration of life service will be at noon on Sunday May 22, 2022 at Covenant Federated Church in Kentland.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Iroquois Memorial Hospice or Covenant Federated Church.