Harleigh Merriman

August 3, 1910 ~ March 26, 2008 (age 97) 97 Years Old

Harleigh Merriman Obituary

Harleigh V. Merriman, age 97, of Deckerville, died Wednesday March 26, 2008 in Autumnwood of Deckerville.

He was born August 3, 1910 in Wheatland Township, the son of the late Oscar and Amey (Fair) Merriman.

He married Margaret Sweet April 1, 1938

Mr. Merriman was a life long area farmer. He was known for riding a motorcycle well into his seventies, and calling on people who were house bound.

He is survived by his wife Margaret of Deckerville, one son Robert of Traverse City, one brother Willis (Ileen) Merriman of Deckerville, and one sister Mrs. Ida Wagner of Mayville.

He was preceded in death by five brothers, Joel, David, Richard, John, and Frank, and three sisters, Dorothy Austin, Anne Thorne, and Ruth Cloutier.

Funeral services to celebrate the life of Harleigh V. Merriman will be 11:00 AM. Saturday in the Apsey Funeral Home, Pastor Chris Wolf will officiate. Burial will be in Downing Cemetery.

Visitation will be 2-4 & 6-9 PM. Friday.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Harleigh Merriman, please visit our floral store.

Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Harleigh Merriman?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Harleigh's memory.


You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Harleigh Merriman

© 2024 Apsey Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility