Originally Published: September 18, 2007 9:43 p.m.
June Phyllis Merryman of Prescott, Ariz., was called to her rest on Sept. 15, 2007. Mrs. Merryman was born on June 6, 1931, in Philadelphia, the daughter of Mahlon and Anna (Waltz) Garber.
She served in the U.S. Air Force and was later employed by AT&T and General Electric Missile. In February 1981, June married Thomas Eugene Merryman in Elkton, Md. In 1982, they relocated to Agoura, Calif., and she served on the auxiliary staff of Westlake Hospital in Westlake, Calif. The Merrymans moved to Mesa, Ariz., and after Tom's retirement in 1993, they settled in Prescott.
June is survived by her husband, Thomas Eugene Merryman; daughter and son-in-law Robyn and Steve Sheets of Canyon Country, Calif.; daughter Betsy Rathjen; son Tyson Drake Merryman; and granddaughters Jessica and Olivia of Somers Point, N.J.; daughter Vicki Ann Merryman of Alexandria, Va.; granddaughter and husband Heather and Matt Witham and great-grandson Kekoa Paul Hapaki Witham, of Scottsdale, Ariz.
Preferred memorials would be a contribution in her name to your local food bank.
(Information provided by survivors.)