HAVERHILL: Sandra J. “Sandy” Merritt, 63, of Haverhill, died Sunday morning, November 1, at Penacook Place Nursing Home after a brave battle with cancer.
She was born in Haverhill July 14, 1952, daughter of the late Walter L. and Marilyn C. (Harrigan) Merritt.
Sandy is survived by a sister, Robin L. Favor and her husband, Bryan J. of Groveland; a brother, Walter L. Merritt and his wife, Kimberly A. of Haverhill; and four nieces, Lauren E. and Meghan M. Merritt, Michelle L. and Bryanna L. Favor.
Her calling hours were held on Tuesday, November 3, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home, 106 Summer St., Haverhill. Her funeral service was held on Wednesday morning, November 4, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial was in Linwood Cemetery, Haverhill. Contributions in her memory may be made to Dana Farber Community Cancer Care, 25 Marston Street, Lawrence, MA 01843, or Penacook Place Nursing Home, 150 Water St., Haverhill, MA 01830. To view her complete obituary or to send a condolence to her family, please visit www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.
Published on  November 5, 2015