CUYAHOGA FALLS-My beloved husband, Michael Merakian, went to be with our Lord and Savior on Thursday, March 16, 2017. He retired from Ford Motor Co. in Walton Hills in 1987 as a tool and die maker. He was a member of Northminster Presbyterian Church in Cuyahoga Falls. He was a wonderful worker for his Lord and Savior through his church.

He was preceded in death by his late wife, Marge, of 43 years; his parents, father, Simon, and mother, Shousanig; sisters, Lucy, Helen, Violet and Louise, and brother Edward.

He leaves to mourn his wife, Carrie of 18 years; two step-daughters and three step-sons and many nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Service will be Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at 2:00pm at Northminster Presbyterian Church, 104 W. Portage Tr. Ext., Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44223. Rev. Stephanie Crossland officiated. Memorials may be made to Northminster Presbyterian Church.

To send condolences or sign the guest book visit www.cliffordshoemaker.com Services entrusted to Clifford-Shoemaker Funeral Home & Crematory, 330-928-2147.

(Clifford-Shoemaker Funeral Home & Crematory, 330-928-2147 CFNP 3-26-17)