MONTEREY, VA Eugene Francis Meyer, 80, of Monterey, passed away October 7, 2013 at Campbell Rest Home in Bedford. He was born July 9, 1933 in Newton, NJ a son of the late Otto and Margaret Lorena (House) Meyer. Mr. Meyer retired from the U.S. Air Force in 1973 after 20 years of service, as well as a 20 year career with the U.S. Postal Service. Mr. Meyer attended Highland Baptist Church and was a member of the Monterey Lions Club. He was an avid stamp collector; loved history, especially the Civil War and was very fond of animals. A patriotic veteran, he was very proud of his service to his country. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Sallie Mae (Hobbs) Meyer; his son, Michael Meyer; step-son, Jesse Bryan and his brother, Bill Meyer. Mr. Meyer is survived by his daughter, Margy Rexrode and companion, Mike Oleson of Monterey; grandson, Meyer Rexrode; step-daughter, Sali Wedding of Georgia and his life long friend, Bob Price of Newton, NJ. A graveside service will be conducted 3 p.m., Friday, October 11, 2013 in Monterey Cemetery with the Rev. Mark Davis officiating. Friends may call at Obaugh Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to Highland County Humane Society, P.O. Box 458, Monterey, VA24465.