Douglas Dewitt Merrick
Douglas D. Merrick, 67, of Midland, passed away unexpectedly on March 3rd, 2021 at Mid-Michigan Medical Center. He was born on June 6th, 1953 to the late Robert and Alice (Buck) Merrick.
Doug loved nothing more than spending time with his wife and family. He enjoyed reading as well as spending time outdoors running and hiking. Doug worked as a chemical engineer for Dow Chemical for forty years and retired in 2015.
Doug is survived by his wife, Diane (Krebs) Merrick; sons, Jeff Merrick, Karl (Jaclyn) Merrick, and Ryan Merrick; grandchildren, Alice and Tessa. Doug is also survived by his sisters, Sue (Joe) Ehrhardt, Judy (Larry) Dumont, and brother Bill (Sue) Merrick.
A private family service will take place on Tuesday March 9th, 2021 at Smith-Miner Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Midland County Emergency Food Pantry Network in his honor.
Smith-Miner Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Merrick family; to share a special memory please visit www.smithminer.com.