Merrily Marie Newell
Age 71, was born in Akron, Ohio on November 7, 1942 and passed away on December 20, 2013 in Yucaipa, Calif. surrounded by her loving family. Merrily moved with her family to California in 1955 where she attended local schools and graduated from Colton High. She worked for the Country of San Bernardino for 28 years where she retired in 2007. She is survived by her sister Penny Guillen (Luis) of Colton; her 3 daughters, Tammy Underwoood (Jamie) of Yucaipa; Jamie Sapp (Jeffrey) of Yucaipa; and Gina Newell (Jens) of Santa Barbara. She is also survived by 10 grandchildren and 1 great grandson, 3 nieces and 4 nephews. The most important thing to Merrily was her family and she loved us with her whole heart.
A viewing will be held in Friday, January 3, 2013 from 9-11am with a graveside service following at 11:15am at Hermosa Cemetery in Colton, 900 N. Meridian Ave., Colton, Ca 92324.
Published in San Bernardino Sun on Dec. 31, 2013