Born: November 4, 1923 in Lake Placid

Died: April 16, 2013, in Port Orange, Florida

Married: Lenore Eichel

Children: Four sons, David, James, Richard and Paul

William Meyer was a pharmacist who operated Meyer's Drugs at 69 Main Street, now 74 Main Street. He and his family lived in the Christy Mathewson Cottage. He was chairman of the 14-man Advisory Site Committee which chose the site for the new Saranac Lake High School. He was co-chairman, with Dr. Anthony Gedroiz, of the Community Council College Committee which was responsible for the development of North Country Community College here.

His son Rick, a lawyer, is an Essex County judge.