Mary Meyer

Mary Meyer

Mary Meyer, of Antigo was received into the arms of Jesus, Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2022, at Aspirus Langlade Hospital. She was 85 years old.

She was born on March 10, 1936, in Antigo, a daughter of Frank and Hattie (Hersant) Petroski. She married Herb Meyer on May 10, 1958, at St. John Catholic Church in Antigo. He survives.

She was a graduate of Holy Cross Convent High School in Manitowoc.

After high school, Mary was employed at Langlade County Hospital until 1956. She then attended beauty school in Wausau and was employed as a beautician in Antigo at the Princess Beauty Shop for 21 years, five years at the Mode Beauty Shop and four years at D&M Beauty Shop. In 1979, she returned to Langlade Hospital as a nursing assistant, retiring in 2001.

She was a member of St. John Catholic Church and an associate of The Religious Hospitalers of St. Joseph.

Survivors include a daughter, Barbara (Joe) Kostyn of Mosinee; two sons, William (Jackie) Meyer of Tomahawk and Don (Rachael) Meyer of Mosinee; six grandchildren, Ben (Winter) Kostyn, Corbin (Mikaela) Kostyn, Billie, and Hanna Meyer, and Sophie and Sierra Meyer; three great-grandchildren, Jackson and Ruby Kostyn, and Molly Kostyn; a brother,, John Petroski of St. Paul, Minn.; and a sister-in-law, Donna Petroski.

She was preceded in death by three sisters, Sister Raphael Petroski, Sister Florence Petroski and Dorothy (Ken) Barta; a brother, Henry Petroski; three stepsisters, Anna Ridgeman, Theresa Spychalla and Sister Odilia Petroski; and a sister-in-law, Jean Petroski.

The funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2022, at 11 a.m. at St John Catholic Church with Rev. Charles Hoffmann officiating.

Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. on Tuesday at the Bradley Funeral Home and from 9:30-10:30 a.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home. A parish wake service will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, also at the funeral home.

Online condolences at

Paid obituary

Recommended for you