Merle Cherry, 91, died on Friday, July 13, 2012 in Prosser. Merle was born on April 9, 1921 in Litchfield, Ill.
Merle is survived by his seven children; John Cherry, Raymond Cherry, Thomas Cherry, Dick Cherry, Jeanne Bruinekool, Patricia Cherry and Melvin Cherry; 15 grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held on Friday, July 20, 2012 at 11:30 a.m. at the Grandview Cemetery, Grandview. Those wishing to sign Merle's online memorial book may do so at www.funeralhomesmith.com.
Smith Funeral Home Ltd and Crematory, Grandview is in charge of arrangements.