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Sidney S. Meyers M.D.

Meyers, Sidney S., M.D. Of Mequon. Passed away November 20, 2007, at age 91. Beloved husband of Gloria L. (nee Gross) Meyers. Dear father of Beth (Dr. Fred) Meyer of Oak Ridge, TN, Alan (Ann) Meyers of Pewaukee, WI and Lisa (Jeffrey) Jones of Deerfield, IL. Cherished grandfather of David, Laura, and Zachary.

Dr. Meyers received his M.D. from the University of Illinois College of Medicine in 1943. He served as a battalion surgeon in WWII with the rank of Major with the Second Armored Division, 41st Armored Infantry Regiment and served in Europe from Normandy to the Elbe River. He was awarded the Combat Medical Badge, the Bronze Star, four Campaign Battle Stars and the Belgian Fouregere. After the war, Dr. Meyers completed his studies at the University of Illinois in surgical pathology and obstetrics and gynecology. He practiced obstetrics and gynecology in the greater Detroit area for 35 years, serving as chief of OB/GYN at Holy Cross Hospital and Macomb Hospital Medical Center. Dr. Meyers delivered over 5,000 babies during his distinguished career. In 1993 he received the 50th Year Award from the Michigan State Medical Society for his contributions to medicine. He and his wife, Gloria, retired to Mequon from Grosse Point, MI in 1995 to be near their family.

Private family services were held Wednesday, November 21. Interment was at Spring Hill Cemetery.

GOODMAN-BENSMAN Whitefish Bay Funeral Home 4750 N. Santa Monica (414)964-3111

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