2012-09-04 / Obituaries

Wanda Glo Prichard Merrick, 88


Wanda Glo Prichard Merrick Wanda Glo Prichard Merrick Wanda Glo Prichard Merrick, 88, Greencastle, formerly of Belle Union, passed away on August 26, 2012 at the Putnam County Hospital. She was born on May 29, 1924 on the family farm near Belle Union, Indiana and was the daughter of the late Gilbert Earl and Gladys Lucille [Dorsett] Prichard.

She married Franz B. Merrick on January 21, 1968 and he preceded her in death on October 16, 1986. She was a lifetime member of the Union Valley Baptist Church, being baptized in Mill Creek near Mount Meridian at the age of 12. She was a 1942 graduate of Belle Union High School and graduated from the Methodist School of Nursing in 1945 and did private duty nursing. She was a member of O.E.S. # 519, Cartersburg, and the Indiana State Nurses Association.

Funeral Services were held on Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 11:00 AM at the Whitaker Funeral Home, Cloverdale with Rev. Patrick Smith officiating. Interment was in the New Providence Cemetery.

In addition to her husband and parents she was preceded in death by her brother, Morrin Glen Prichard.

Condolences may be sent to the family at: cds@whitakerfuneralhome.net.

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