Obituary of John Wallace Merrick
John Wallace Merrick, age 67, of Phillipsburg, NJ died peacefully on Friday, March 6, 2020 at Lopatcong Care Center. John was born May 2, 1952 in Goshsen, NY. He is the son of the late Leroy and the late Beatrice (Skinner) Merrick.
John worked along side his father and brother on dairy farms as a child. John worked as Truck Driver most of his life.
John was a devoted and loving Uncle to his brother’s two daughters, Heather Jacobsen and Jennifer Hosbach. He enjoyed spending time with his grand-nephew and niece Bryan And Ella Hosbach. He is also survived by nieces, Teresa Miller, Sandy Miller and nephew Raymond Miller. John was predeceased by his brother Leroy Merrick and sister, Julia Rose Lewis.
Memorial gathering has been postponed till a later date. Please check back for an updated service information.