Passed away on Saturday, September 1, 2012 at Leamington Hospital. At 90 years of age. Late of Kingsville. Mac is survived by his loving wife Donna Merritt (nee Shaw) with whom he celebrated over 57 years of marriage. He is also survived by his son Terry Merritt and wife Linda of Calgary. His daughter Marie Merritt of Kingsville. Two granddaughters, Rebecca and Rachel Merritt of Calgary. His sister Florine Merritt of Ruthven; brother-in-law Hubert Boggs of Kingsville and his sister-in-law Patricia Merritt ofEssex. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Pre-deceased by his parents, James Herbert Merritt and Ellen (Buchner) Merritt and 4 brothers and 2 sisters; Wilbert, Ferne Stephens, Gerald (Bill), Ken, Muriel Boggs and Bruce Merritt.
Resting at the C. Stuart Sykes Funeral Home,91 Division St.S.Kingsville on Tuesday Sept. 4, 2012 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service from the funeral home on Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012 at 11 a.m. Rev. John Van Omme officiating. Interment in Greenhill Cemetery, Kingsville. If desired, donations to the Kingsville HistoricalPark, Epworth United Church or the Kingsville Food Bank would be appreciated.