Ernest G. Merrill, 84, died March 13, 2019, at the Exeter Hospital in Exeter, NH. He was born February 21, 1935, in Seabrook, NH, son of the late Arthur C. Merrill and Blanche (Peche) Merrill.
Ernest grew up in Newburyport, MA and was one of nine children. In 1981, he married Cynthia Cranshaw and they were longtime residents in Amesbury, MA. Ernest worked in the maintenance department for many years at the Lakeview House Nursing Home. His hobbies included walking and painting. Ernest was an avid reader and his favorite books were about World War II and aliens.
He was predeceased by his loving wife, Cynthia Merrill in 2004 and all of his siblings. He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Deanna and Jonathan Elliott, his son, Ernest Merrill, grandchildren, Angelia Cook and Thomas Cook, 4 great-grandchildren, Devyn, Zakary, Rebecca and Brielle.
There are no calling hours or funeral services scheduled.
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