Norbert R. Meier, 83, a member of Mt. Olive Lutheran Church in Como Park, died Aug. 21.
He served as a pastor or missionary in Billings, Mont.; Tokyo, Japan; Fairbanks, Alaska; St. Paul; and Kumba, Cameroon; and with Friends of China and various Chinese and Cambodian groups.
He is survived by his wife, Margaret; children, Jeneane (Steve) Powers, Karen (Rick) Meyerhofer, Lori (Dave) Malnes and Butch (Marni); 12 grandchildren; and one great grandchild; brother, Don (Lois) Meier; and sister, Muriel Kovall.
His funeral service was held Aug. 25 at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church, with interment at Elmhurst Cemetery.