Annette Elaine Shauf Merry


Relationship to conference: Wife of retired diaconal minister, David Merry

Date of death: Oct. 26, 2020 at age 79

Arrangements: A visitation will be held Nov. 15, 2-5 p.m. at Holcomb-Henry-Boom-Purcell Funeral Home (536 N. Snelling Ave., St. Paul). Please observe social distancing guidelines. A memorial service will be live streamed Monday, Nov. 16 at 11 a.m. at Hamline Church (in-person for family only).

Ministry information: David Merry was consecrated in 1997. He served Church of the Good Shepherd (St. Paul) and later served as a chaplain at Heartland Home Health and Hospice. He retired in 2004.

Mrs. Merry is survived by her husband, David Merry; her children, Sharon (Carter) MacFarlane, Michael (Linda) Merry, and Mark (Shannon) Merry; and eight grandchildren.

Cards of condolence can be sent to David Merry, 1440 Midway Pkwy., Apt. 223, St. Paul, MN 55108.

Memorials are preferred to Hamline Church.

An obituary is available on the website of the Holcomb-Henry-Boom-Purcell Funeral Home.

Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

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