Donald Merillat

Obituary of Donald Merillat

Morenci: Donald D. Merillat, age 80 of Morenci, MI died Saturday, January 29, 2022, at his home in Morenci. Donald was born November 20, 1941, in Medina Township, MI.

Donald Married the love of his life Carol (Joughin) Merillat December 3, 1960, Hudson, MI.

Donald was a pastor for Victory Chapel at Liberty Chapel OH, he also served as Superintendent of the Tri-State United Brethren Conference.  He owned his own carpentry business Merillat Construction from 1974 to 1982. Donald enjoyed spending time with family especially grandkids.  In his spare time, he liked gardening, woodworking, fishing, or just tinkering.  Most of all sharing his love for his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ is how he will be remembered.

Donald is proceeded in death by his parents Donald J. Merillat Sr and Emma R (Warren) Merillat, son in-law Scotty Frey.

Donald is survived by his wife Carol Merillat, sons Christopher (Molly) Merillat of Morenci, Kent (Jeanelle) Merillat of Midlothian Virginia, a daughter Kelly Frey of Morenci, brothers Ronald L. (Susan) Merillat of Hudson, Jack E. (Rosie) Merillat of Hudson, and a sister Mary (Dennis) Austin of Clayton, 10 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren.

Visitation for Donald will be held Monday, January 31, 2022, from 3 – 7 pm at the Eagle-Marry Funeral Home in Morenci. A funeral service will be held for Donald on Tuesday February 1, 2022, at 11:00 am, with pastor Darren Lemmon officiating.  Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery in Morenci, MI.

You may send condolences to the family at Memorial contributions may be given to Medina Federated Church 12603 Medina Rd, Hudson, MI 49247 or Hospice of Lenawee 1903 Wolf Creek Hwy, Adrian, MI 49247. Envelopes are available at Eagle-Marry Funeral Home, Morenci.

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Funeral Service of Donald Merillat


Donald Merillat

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday, January 31, 2022
Eagle-Marry FH - Morenci
303 N. Summit St
Morenci, Michigan, United States