Friday, July 3rd, 2015
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Obituaries: David Richard Merry


David Richard Merry
Caldwell, Ohio
He was born on April 30, 1931, the son of the late Rufus and Ruby McElfresh Merry.

David Merry graduated from Caldwell High School, where he participated in sports and band, in 1948. He attended The Ohio State University and entered the United States Army in 1952 and was honorably discharged. He was a Life Member of the VFW.

He was greatly respected for his community service, including several years on the Caldwell Exempted Village School Board and leadership positions with boosters. He was a life member of the Caldwell United Methodist Church.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by one brother Robert Merry.

He married Mary E. Rodeback Merry on November 5, 1955. He is survived by his wife, two daughters, Carol Merry of Columbus, Ohio and Karen (Scott) Miller of Ostrander, Ohio, and by one granddaughter, Erica Miller.

He was a 39-year employee of the U.S. Post Office, where he held various positions. He retired in 1999.

To send a sympathy card or leave words of comfort for the family, please visit the Funeral Home
No visitation will be observed.
Keeping with David
Sharon Cemetery
Chandler Funeral Home, Caldwell

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