Mary Ellen (Gannon) Meis, eldest child of Marcus & Irene Gannon, sister of Margaret and Julia, and beloved wife of John Meis, was born at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines, on April 24, 1938.She suffered a hearing loss from scarlet fever at the age of two, but worked through this challenge by learning how to read people’s lips. She graduated first in her class of four from St. Patrick’s High School and subsequently graduated from Mount St. Clare College in Clinton, Iowa. […]

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