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Updated: 10/20/2013 08:00:01AM

Carl W. Meyer

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Carl W. Meyer, 77, a resident of Punta Gorda, Fla., passed away Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, in Punta Gorda.

He was born March 13, 1936, in St. Louis, Mo., to Mildred and Carl Meyer.

A graduate of the Drexel Institute of Technology in Philadelphia, Pa., Carl enjoyed a successful career as a Civil Engineer and a District Manager for Peter Kiewit Sons Construction Inc., and traveled extensively around the Eastern U.S. for the company until his retirement. He and his wife Elaine first moved to Punta Gorda from Conyers, Ga., in 1991, but enjoyed their summers in Highlands, N.C., where they were members of Highlands Fall Country Club. Carl, an avid Golfer, was a member and past President of the St. Andrews South Golf Club in Punta Gorda.

Carl is survived by his wife, Elaine; sons, Paul (Meg Hansen) Meyer and Larry (Amy) Meyer; daughter, Sandi (Moe) Trebuchon; eight grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Carl was preceded in death by two brothers, Don and Robert Meyer.

The Meyer family invites friends to join them for a visitation from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m. today, Sunday, Oct. 20, 2013, at Roberson Funeral Home, 215 Mary St., Punta Gorda. A private celebration of life will be held by the Meyer family at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a local chapter of St. Vincent de Paul, or a charity of choice. Friends may visit online at to sign the guestbook and extend condolences to the family.

Arrangements are by Roberson Funeral Home Punta Gorda Chapel.

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