Jack Van Meter
Jack Van Meter, 71, of Bowling Green died at 10:20 p.m. April 23, 2002, at a
Bowling Green nursing home.
The Traverse City, Mich., native was a Korean War Marine veteran, district
engineer for the Kentucky Highway Department, was retired from Van Meter
Engineering Inc., was the first recipient of the Daniel V. Terrell P.E. Award
for outstanding service in his profession, was a 1956 graduate of the University
of Kentucky College of Engineering and was a member of Kentucky Society of
Professional Engineers and Kentucky Association of Transportation Engineers.
Funeral will be at 6 p.m. Friday at J.C. Kirby & Son Funeral Home, Lovers Lane
chapel, with a private burial to follow. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 6
p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American Heart
Survivors include his wife, Yvonne H. Van Meter; a son, Shane Van Meter of
Bowling Green; two daughters, Lisa Phelps of Bowling Green and Dawn Wilson of
Burlington; a brother, Kaye Dawn Van Meter of Bee Spring; a sister, Toby Ann Van
Meter of Bee Spring; three grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
From: The Daily News, Bowling Green, Kentucky.
April 24, 2002.