Merrill was born on November 14, 1921 and passed away on Thursday, April 13, 2017. Merrill was a resident of Indiana at the time of passing. Merrill served in the U.S. Army during World War II from 1942 to 1946. Merrill was married to Norma. The funeral will be on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Hope Moravian Church with Pastor Andy Kilps officiating. Viewing will be Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the church and one hour prior to the service on Wednesday. Burial will be at Hope Moravian Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be given to the Hawcreek-Flat Rock Area Endowment Fund.