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“So sorry of your loss Steven. I used to work with Linda at Guild & Landis. We had a bowling team for a few years. She was such a kind and loving...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Dottie Redd - Fairborn, OH

“So sorry about Linda knew her for out 40yrs at least she isn't in pain any more. Will miss her and talking about Wayne and Bengal with her ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: Charlotte Stacy - Huber heights, OH

“So sorry for your loss and sorry that I never got to meet her. Her Great-Grandpa Pat Rose was a brother to my Dad - Linzo Rose. Prayers for all of...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: MILDRED ROSE-PERDUE - STERLING, VA

“So sad to see this. Glad I went by the old neighborhood last year and happened to see her. Many great memories...she took me and Steven to see...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Alex Hensley - Huber Heights, OH

“Steven, Jerry & Gary Our deepest sympathy goes out to you all during this most difficult time. My fondest memories of Linda for me (Aunt Jean)...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Wanda Wright - Melvindale, MI

“Our deepest sympathies go to Steven and Missy, Haley and Hannah, at the loss of Linda, who was a very dear and special friend. We bowled with her ...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Sue Redington - Dayton, OH

“I am very sorry for your loss. I worked with Linda for years, had lunch with her nearly every day of those years. I shall never forget her, her...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Monni Hunt - Augusta, KY - Friend

“Steven and Missy I am so sorry to hear about your mom. I have many fond memories of her from growing up. She always had a smile for us and was...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Julie Raymond - Waynesville, OH

“So sorry to hear about Linda. I worked with her at Borchers Insurance Agency in the 70's. Many fond memories of the office Christmas parties and...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Ruth Scheuring - Louisville, KY

“My condolences and deepest sympathy on your loss. I worked with Linda many years ago and have always remembered her as a sweet, gentle and wonderful...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Elaine Johnson - Dayton, OH

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: Paul and Brenda Johnson - MS

“So sorry to hear of her death. I worked with Linda at Guild and Landis, she was a beautiful person inside and out. My prayers are with her family. ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Nancy Petry - Mesa, AZ - Friend

“Gary Johnson, so sorry for the loss of your sister. Losing a sibling is so devastating and never easy to get over. Sending prayers to you and Carmel...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Reva Fulton - Lancaster, OH

“So sorry ,you are in my thoughts and prayers, love to all of you, i loved your mother, Trula ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Trula Davis - Wise, VA - Family


Linda J. Merrill, age 69, of Huber Heights, passed away Monday, February 6, 2017, at the home of her son in Jackson. She was born October 2, 1947 in Payne Gap, Kentucky to the late Dick L. Johnson and Valma E. Whitaker Johnson. Linda was a 1965 graduate of Wellston High School and she was a licensed insurance agent. Linda, an avid fan of the Kentucky Wildcats, the Ohio State Buckeyes and the Cincinnati Bengals, enjoyed watching football and basketball, as well as going bowling. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Steve and Melissa Merrill of Jackson; granddaughters, Haley Merrill and Hannah Merrill, both of Jackson; brothers, Gary Johnson and Jerry Johnson, both of Jackson and several nephews, cousins and friends. Besides her parents, Linda was preceded in death by her husband, Eldon R. Merrill, in 2013. Calling hours will be Friday from 5 to 8 P.M. at the McWilliams Funeral Home in Wellston. Funeral service will be Saturday at 11 A.M. at the McWilliams Funeral Home with John Pelletier, CLP officiating. Burial will follow in the Ridgewood Cemetery.