Robert Abernathy

IN LOVING MEMORY OF: ROBERT "MERLE" ABERNATHY Born October 8, 1926 in Long Beach, California, Merle died peacefully in his home in Hemet, California on October 17, 2009 at the age of 83. Merle is survived by his wife, four daughters, 9 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren, and 1 great-great grandchild. Merle's sense of humor and enjoyment of learning and life, kept him younger than his years and Merle and his stories will always be remembered. The viewing and funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 24, 2009 at the Forest Lawn facility located at 21300 Via Verde Drive in the city of Covina, California. The viewing will be from 10am to 1pm at the Forest Lawn mortuary and funeral services will be held at 2pm at the Forest Lawn Church of Our Heritage. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the .

Funeral Home

Forest Lawn Memorial-Parks & Mortuaries
 Nine Locations, CA
800-204-3131

Published in Press-Enterprise on Oct. 21, 2009