Ortiz Wesley Merriam

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Ortiz Wesley Merriam

Birth
Ogden, Boone County, Iowa, USA
Death 11 May 1980 (aged 81)
Ogden, Boone County, Iowa, USA
Burial Ogden, Boone County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 44296304 · View Source
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Obituary from The Des Moines Register, Des Moines, Iowa

Ortiz W. Merriam, 81, of Ogden, died Sunday, May 11, in his home. He was born on September 27, 1898 in Ogden, the son of Dr. Edward and Mary Edith (Van Meter) Merriam. On March 6, 1949 he married Blanche Phillips in Ogden. He graduated Ogden schools and graduated in 1918. He operated a business in Ogden since 1921, working as a machinist. He was a veteran of World War I.

Preceding him in death were his parents, three brothers and three sisters. Survivors include his wife, Blanche, of Ogden; three sisters, Isabelle Husmann of Ogden, Ethel Becker of Boone, and Louise Hensen of Des Moines, and one brother, Edward of the Ogden Manor.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, May 13, at 2 p.m. at the Carson Funeral Home in Ogden. Burial will be at the Glenwood Cemetery.

Friends may call at the Carson Funeral Home on Monday from 6-9 p.m. and on Tuesday from 9 a.m. until the time of the services.



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  • Created by: Mayflower 46
  • Added: 13 Nov 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 44296304
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ortiz Wesley Merriam (27 Sep 1898–11 May 1980), Find a Grave Memorial no. 44296304, citing Glenwood Cemetery, Ogden, Boone County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Mayflower 46 (contributor 47003187) .