David L. Meeker, 79, of Henderson, Nev., and formerly Republic, died Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, in Henderson.
David was born Aug. 23, 1934, to Elliot and Eleanor Meeker. He was a graduate of Republic High School and Bowling Green State University. He retired as a major after serving 20 years in the United States Marine Corps.
David is survived by his wife, Ann (McClelland) Meeker, whom he maried June 1, 1957; son, Kenton (Becky) Meeker of El Cajon, Calif.; sister, Shannon Marr of Arizona; two granddaughters, Kayla and Carissa Meeker; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and son, Todd.
A memorial service will take place in Henderson. A military memorial with full honors and interment will take place in San Diego at a later date.