Charles Merrill

May 31, 1947-March 3, 2018

Charles T. Merrill, 70,

Harvey, ND died on Sa-

turday March 3, 2018 at

the St. Aloisius Hospital

in Harvey, ND.

Funeral services will be

held at 2:00 p.m. on

Thursday, March 8, 2018

at Hertz Funeral Home,

Harvey, ND. Burial will

be in the Bloomfield Luth-

eran Cemetery, Upham,


Visitation will be on

Thursday from 12:00

noon until service time at

Hertz Funeral Home, Har-

vey, ND.

Charles Thomas Merrill

was born on May 31, 1947

at Kenmare, ND. He was

the son of Arthur P. and

Mary Jean (Peterson) Mer-

rill. His dad worked on

the railroad and they lived

in numerous towns in

northwestern North Dako-

ta and Canada. He attend

ed grade school and gra-

duated from high school

in Outlook, Montana.

He served two years in

the Navy from 1966 to

1968 and was in the

reserves for several years.

Charles worked for the

Soo Line Railroad which

is now known as the

Canadian Pacific Railroad.

He worked in Westby,

Montana, Kramer, ND,

Lansford, ND, and Har-

vey, ND where he worked

on the section crew and

retired in 2007. He mar-

ried Gail Lynne Natwich

on November 28, 1987.

He is survived by his

wife; Gail of Harvey; sis-

ter, Jean Edlund. He was

preceded in death by a

son, Gale Charles Merrill

who was born and died

on March 10, 1990; broth-

ers, Mike and Merlin.