Mary Josephine Merkley, 92, Waddington
Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 7:09 pm

Waddington - Mary Josephine Merkley, 92, passed away July 30, 2014 at Nyack Manor Nursing Home located in Valley Cottage, NY. Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, August 6, 2014, 1:00 p.m. at the Old Brookside Cemetery in Waddington, NY.

She was born on January 16, 1922 in Morrisburg, Ontario, Canada. She will always be missed and we will hold her loving memory in our hearts forever.

Mary is survived by her loving husband of 73 years, Rae Merkley; three sons, Rodney Merkley and his wife Claire of Pomona, NY, Terry Merkley of Highland Mills, NY and Gregory Merkley of Naples, Fl; two daughters, Sandra R. Wright and her husband James of Waddington, NY and Barbara Lombardo and her husband Dr. Michael Lombardo of Seminole, Fl.; six grandchildren, Stephanie, Lisa, Leigh Ann, Lauren, Melissa, and Kira; four great grandchildren, Nicole, Alena, Joshua and Justin.

Memorial contributions may be made in Mary’s memory to the Nyack Manor Nursing Home, 476 Christian Herald Road, Valley Cottage, NY 10989 or a charity of one’s choice.

Arrangements are under the care of the Phillips Memorial Home, Waddington. Online condolences may be shared with the family at