Obituaries

Obituaries

Alfred L. Van Meter 1934 - 2010 Lawrence

Funeral services for Alfred L. Van Meter, 76, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Burial will be at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Pleasant Grove.
Mr. Van Meter died Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2010, at his home.
He was born Feb. 17, 1934, in Lovewell, the son of William E. and Mary Rebecca Muckey Van Meter.
Mr. Van Meter worked for Lawrence Paper Company for a number of years. He was a member of the National Rifle Association.
He married Joan Herschell in 1954 in Clinton. She preceded him in death on March 7, 1984.
He was also preceded in death by a son, Raymond, in 2002; two sisters; and his parents.
Survivors include a daughter, Rhonda Nemecheck, Riverside, Mo.; a sister, Donna Landreth, Lawrence; four grandchildren, Jason and Shelly Nemecheck, and Jacob and Kyle VanMeter; and four great-grandchildren, Brittany Nemecheck, Ellie VanMeter, and Storm and Tabitha Pobjoy.
The family will greet friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary.
Online condolences may be sent at warrenmcelwain.com.