We have a very loyal, dedicated and experienced staff. Here is a brief history of us in
Tom & Laurie Merritt
Tom and Laurie Merritt are the present owners of Merritt Funeral Home and the fourth
generation. Tom received his Funeral Director License in 1986, married Laurie in 1989
and both work side by side in the business.
M. Andrew Gauthier
Drew has been a licensed Funeral Director since 2016 but has worked in the industry since
2013. He enjoys volunteering in the community, playing hockey and spending time with
John is one of our Funeral Directors Assistants. John has lived in the area for many years
and has just retired as our local Fire Chief. His care, compassion and dedication of being
Fire chief is reflected here in the care he has for our families.
Rodger is the newest of our Funeral Directors Assistants. Long-time area resident,
growing up on a farm in the area. Prior to his recent retirement, he was a school
teacher in the area for many years which shows in his care and compassion for others.
Ross Killins UE
In memory of our dear Ross who worked with us for approximately 50 years. Ross passed
away on December 4, 2021 while still being our employee. He will be missed by all who
worked with him or knew him.