AMerican Veteran 11

Kenneth Merz

November 23, 1927 ~ January 18, 2024 (age 96) 96 Years Old

Kenneth Merz Obituary

Kenneth E. Merz, 96, of Fort Wayne, passed away on January 18, 2024. He was born on November 23, 1927 to Nicholas D. and Margaret R. Merz.

Kenneth served in the US Navy and retired from Dana Corp.

He loved God, his family, and the USA.

Kenneth enjoyed golf, watching sports on TV, making rosaries, playing poker, chewing tobacco, pickles, hunting, and fireworks- the bigger the better!

He is survived by his children, Jeanney (Merz) Woodward, Maggie (Mark) Waltz, Matthew (Maria) Merz, Charles (Maureen) Merz; 9 grandchildren, and oodles of great-grandchildren.

Kenneth was preceded in death by his parents; his loving wife Mary Lu, who he married on July 5, 1952; and sons Joseph and Francis Merz.

A calling will be held on February 26, 2024 at Our Lady of Good Hope, 7215 St Joe Road, Ft Wayne IN at 10:00am with Memorial Mass at 11:00am.

Memorials to "League For The Blind"

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