Wallace Gene Merriam, 96, of Blair, Neb., passed away of natural causes on May 29, 2023. He was residing in Choteau, Mont., at the time.
Wallace was preceded in death by mother Ester, father Willard, brother Donald and sister Donna McKenna.
He is survived by sister Kay Ivey; daughters Diane (Glenn) Bomback, Gail (Dave) Wilson, Nancy Ruth; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Services will be held on Saturday, Sept. 23, 9 a.m. at the Campbell-Aman Funeral Home, Blair, Neb. A gathering will be held at the Blair American Legion at noon, after burial at the Wisner, Neb., Cemetery. All are welcome.