In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, 4207 Lindell Blvd, St Louis, MO 63108
Domien Richard Meert, Jr, 73 of Festus, entered into rest November 19, 2016 at Missouri Baptist Hospital. St Louis. After 40 years he retired from Boeing and he and his wife were owners and operators of Meert Tree Farm and Nursery in Festus. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, National Christmas Tree Producers Association, Jefferson County Soil and Water Conservation District, Boy Scouts of America and Missouri Christmas Tree Association. Born July 2, 1943, in St Louis, Missouri, to Margaret (Hampton) Meert of Oakville, MO and the late Domien Richard Meert, Sr.
Survived by his loving family which includes his wife of 53 years: Eileen (Alt) Meert; sons: Domein Richard (Suzanne) Meert IV of Oakville, MO and John Andrew (Deborah) Meert of Ballwin, MO; daughters: Anna-Marie (Steve) Mueller of Chesterfield, MO, Constance Jean (Mark) Foster of Festus, MO, Stephanie Ann (John) Robert of Oakville, MO and Jennifer Lynn (Scott) Sommerkamp of Arnold, MO; brother: Robert Joseph (Rosalie) Meert of Chesterfield, MO; and sister: Barbara Kay Atchison of Pacific, MO; and 14 grandchildren:
Victoria Meert, Ryan Sommerkamp, Lucas Mueller, Thomas Robert, Domien Griffin Meert, Margaret Mueller, Samantha Robert, Hannah Meert, Sean Bolin, Caroline Meert, Alexandra Bolin, John "Jack" Meert, Grant Meert and Mia Meert. In addition to his father he was preceded in death by his brother: Steven Lee Meert.