Sheila R. Merritt
September 15, 2017
|Sheila R. Merritt, 46, of Dickson City, died Friday at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville after an illness.
Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Albert D. and Bonnie (June) Merritt. Sheila was a 1990 graduate of Mid Valley High School. In her younger years, Sheila was employed as a clerk and deli manager at Wal-Mart.
Sheila was a kind and gentle person who cared for and helped everyone. She was able to make you laugh and put a smile on your face. She enjoyed spending time tending her garden and flowers. Sheila’s greatest accomplishment in life was being a mother to her daughter, Autumn. She always loved and weathered all the storms with and for her daughter.
Surviving are her fiancee, Frank Yanchik; her daughter, Autumn; her sisters, Shari Menichello and husband, Paul; Bobbie-Jo Merritt and fiancee, Victor; her brothers, Michael Merritt and wife, Venus; and Norman Merritt and wife, Ashley; 13 nieces and nephews; and two great-nephews.
A celebration of life service will be conducted:
Interment will follow the service in Dunmore Cemetery, Dunmore.
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Memorial contributions can be made to the donor’s choice.