September 14, 1919 – Saturday, November 10, 2012
Mildred Mary Francis Delfino Meyer, age 93, of Winsted and formerly of Madison, Wisconsin went home to the Lord, Saturday, November 10, 2012 at St. Mary’s Care Center. Mildred is the mother of Mary Neff of Winsted.
She was born on September 14, 1919 in Chicago, Illinois the daughter of Louis Delfino and Jennie Rossi Delfino.
Mildred was a graduate of Chicago State University.
On September 14, 1946, Mildred married George E. Meyer.
Mildred loved children and was a teacher for seventeen years in Wisconsin. After her retirement, she volunteered in after school tutoring programs in Wisconsin and school reading programs in Winsted.
She moved to Linden Wood Apartments in Winsted, Minnesota in 1999 and to Heritage Place in Cokato, Minnesota in 2010.
Mildred was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted, Minnesota.
Mildred will always be remembered for her happy smile, optimistic attitude, kind words and spunky sense of humor.
She will be dearly missed by her family!
Survived by two sisters: Bernadette McIntyre and Norma (Russell) Nelson; children: Gena Meyer, Mary (Jim) Neff and George N. (Barbara) Meyer; seven grandchildren, eight great grandchildren and one great, great grandchild.
Preceded in death by her parents, husband: George Meyer in 1988 and by a son-in-law: Larry Stamm.