formerly of Manchester, NH; 93
MYSTIC, CT -- Madeline Merrill, 93, formerly of Manchester, NH, passed away peacefully Saturday, February 23, 2013 at Mystic Healthcare Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Mystic, CT. Madeline was born July 27, 1919, daughter of the late Dora and Walter Maynard. She and her late husband of 61 years, Frederick A Merrill, Jr., lived in Manchester, NH for many years. In their later years they spent their time between Haines City, Florida and Seabrook, NH. Madeline was educated in Manchester and graduated from Central High School in 1937. Upon graduating from high school she worked for the Public Service Company and the Manchester School System. She was an active member of the American Legion in Manchester for many years.
Madeline is survived by her daughter Brenda Caldwell of Lunenburg, MA and daughter Donna Damon and her husband David of Mystic, CT, four grandchildren Katharine, Rebecca, Stephen and Hannah and great- grandchild Jackson. She was predeceased by her infant brother Vaughan.
Madeline will be remembered for her infectious laughter, enjoyment of family and friends, and traveling with her husband. She loved her church, Grace Episcopal Church in Manchester, NH, where she was a Sunday School teacher, member of the Altar Guild and Women's Guild.
The family wishes to thank the staff of Mystic Healthcare for the expert care and compassion shown to Madeline during her residency.
MERRILL -- A private service and burial will take place at a later date. There are no calling hours. To share a message of condolence, please visit www.dinotofuneral.com