In Memory of Rob “Tex” Meyer ’78

ROBERT R. “ROB” “TEX” MEYER ’78 of Moscow, Idaho, died Nov. 22, 2021. At Ripon, he majored in drama and English and participated in College Days, Parallax, student government, WRPN Radio and theatre. He was a member of Theta Chi, Partners in the Legacy, Phi Beta Kappa, Alumni/Parent Admission Alliance and the Alumni Board of Directors. He also served as Class Agent. He earned a master’s degree in education from Brown University. He worked as a journalist and English teacher, then as a freelance writer and editor after retiring.

Submitted obituary:

Rob Meyer passed away on Nov. 22, 2021. A 1974 graduate of Amherst Regional High School in Massachusetts, he earned a B.A. in Drama from Ripon College (1978) and an MA in Teaching from Brown University (1985), and lived and worked in multiple US cities as a radio host, journalist, English teacher, freelance writer, and editor before retiring in Moscow, ID. At his request, no formal service was held. Those who would like to mark his passing are encouraged to donate to their local Humane Society.