Emme L. Merrick, 88, of Maquoketa, died Wednesday at the Crestridge Nursing Home in Maquoketa.
Memorial services are pending and will be announced at a later date this spring. There will be no services at this time. A natural journey farewell, with cremation, has taken place and burial will be in the Mount Hope Cemetery, Maquoketa. The Carson Celebration of Life Center in Maquoketa is assisting the family.
Death date: Jan. 9, 2013