280 South Washington Street PO Box 27
Constantine, MI 49042
(269) 435-3505
For more information about
More Obituaries for Zelma Merritt
Looking for an obituary for a different person with this name?

Zelma R Merritt

1933 - 2018 Obituary Condolences
Zelma R Merritt Obituary
Zelma Ruth (Jackson) Merritt, 85, of Constantine, Mich., died Sept. 1, 2018 at her home.
She was born July 5, 1933, in White Pigeon Township, to George and Eunice (Strong) Jackson.
Zelma attended Scott High School in Scott, Ind., graduating in 1952.
On May 25, 1952 she married Ernie Merritt in LaGrange, Ind. He preceded her in death Sept. 8, 2011. Zelma was a devoted and loving wife and stay at home mother.
Surviving are two sons, Vander Merritt and Marvin Merritt of Constantine; one sister; and three brothers. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; son Larry Merritt; five sisters; and two brothers.
Cremation has taken place. Services are private by the family.
Arrangements are being handled by Eley Funeral Home, Constantine. Online messages may be left for the family at www.eleyfuneralhomes.com.
Published in Sturgis Journal on Sept. 4, 2018
Read More
Give others a chance to express condolences. Not right now.