Meyer Motor is a three generation family business started in 1946 by Melvin (Mel) Meyer who, in retirement passed it on to his son, Ed Meyer. Ed and his son Craig currently manage the business. The business was a Ford franchised dealership from 1946 to 2000 and has operated as a used car dealership since September of 2000. Meyer Motor offers quality used cars, trucks and vans for sale and services vehicles in its full service repair shop. Wrecker and flatbed towing service is also available along with body repair.
Ed Meyer (far left in above photo) is the General Manager and makes sure business operations are running smoothly. He was born and raised in Bridgewater and grew up helping his parents in the garage business. After attending Springfield College taking a course in Body Shop and the National School of Business in Rapid City, he came back to Bridgewater to help operate the family business. Ed and his wife Barb (middle in above photo) have four children: Brenda, Craig, Krista and Andrea and nine grandchildren.
Craig Meyer (far right in above photo) is the Assistant Manager and works in all areas of the business. Craig graduated from Bridgewater High School in 1988 and attended Southeast Area Vo-Tech in Sioux Falls graduating with a degree in Auto Body. He operated Ed's Body Shop before coming to help at Meyer Motor in 1994. Along with working various areas of the dealership business, he still does body work as well. Craig and his wife Carolyn have five children: Curt, Cari, Cate, Cara and Casey.
Rhonda Glanzer joined the staff at Meyer Motor in 1997 as bookkeeper. She graduated from Freeman High School in 1990 and from Nettleton Junior College in 1992 with a degree in Accounting. She and her husband Scott have one daughter, Shawna.
Marvin (Marv) Rempfer began working as an auto technician for Melvin Meyer in 1970. He and his wife Margaret have two sons and five grandchildren.
Charles (Charlie) Millman joined the staff at Meyer Motor as an auto technician in September of 2010. He and his wife, Tiffany have two children, Mariah and Luke.
Meyer Motor is centrally located between Sioux Falls and Mitchell, SD along South Dakota Highway 262 as you drive through town. Our address is 420 SD Highway 262, Bridgewater SD 57319 and if you would like to contact us our phone number is 605-729-2532 or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please feel free to stop by our dealership between these hours: Monday-Friday -- 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday -- 8 a.m.-Noon
Ed and other members of the Bridgewater Alumni Association will begin working on organizing the 47th Annual Alumni Banquet in a few months and would like to invite all alumni & friends of Bridgewater High School to the event. Above is a photo of Bridgewater High School from its earlier days! Ed also has a booklet on some interesting happenings in history in the Bridgewater community for anyone interested. If you would like a copy of this call Ed at 605-729-2532 or e-mail us at email@example.com & we can e-mail it to you.
See the following letter for more information on the banquet!
Bridgewater High School Alumni Association, PO Box 171, Bridgewater SD 57319
Greetings to the alumni and friends of Bridgewater High School, The officers of the BHS Alumni Association would like to invite you to the 46th Annual Alumni Banquet which will be held in the Bridgewater High School gymnasium on
SATURDAY, JUNE ??, 2014.
We invite former students and their spouses or significant others and BHS teachers to join us at a social hour beginning at 5:00 p.m. and dinner at 6:00 p.m. A great meal will be catered in by Central Catering this year. They will offer two meat choices, roast beef or turkey and dressing with all the trimmings plus ice cream. You may come early to tour the school facility. The classes of 1964 and 1989 will be the honored guests this year. These 50- and 25-year classes will be seated at reserved tables. We also encourage other classes to get together at the banquet. Please let the committee know your plans so we can arrange special seating for your class.
President - Kim Golder Vice President - Mark Gross Treasurer - Forrest Richards Member At Large - Robin Hofer File Clerk - Joy (Paweltzki) Berg Secretary - Geri (Mehlbrech) Scharffenberg
If you plan to attend the 2014 Banquet please return the bottom portion of this letter with $10.00 for each person attending. Your tickets will be kept at the door for you. Tickets can also be purchased at the Presuhn Agency in Bridgewater. We look forward to seeing you June ??, 2014.
DETACH AND RETURN BY JUNE 1ST TO SECURE YOUR BANQUET TICKETS ===================================================================
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