Fred W. Merten

March 23rd, 2021

Fred W. Merten, age 81, a long-time resident of Wilmington, MA, passed away peacefully on March 22, 2021, at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers.

Fred was born on May 27, 1939, in Oranienburg, Germany; he was the cherished son of the late Karl and Luise (Friesecke) Merten.

Fred was the beloved husband of Karin (Dall) Merten of Wilmington, devoted father of Sonja Angel of Billerica and Tanya Merten of Haverhill, loving “Papa” of Katelin, Courtney and Ryan Angel.

Funeral Services for Fred will be private at this time. Arrangements are under the direction of the Nichols Funeral Home, Wilmington, MA.


4 Entries in Guest Book for “Fred W. Merten”

  1. Randy sideman says:

    My deepest condolences on Fred’s passing.
    I really enjoyed the little bit of time I spent with him.He was a good man.

  2. Chris Dall says:

    My condolences to the whole family on Uncle Fred’s passing. I was so sorry to hear this sad news. I have so many fond childhood memories of the road trips my family took to visit Boston, and the time spent time with my aunt, uncle and cousins. I miss you all and wish you nothing but the best in this sad time. You will all be in my thoguhts and prayers. xox

  3. Rosemary Murray says:

    Karin, Tanya and Sonja, so sad to hear of the passing of your dad and husband. such a great person we will always remember. Rest in peace Fred. you deserve it.

  4. Erin Cameron says:

    I worked for Fred for many years and was very sorry to hear of his passing. I remember him well, and his many stories of all of you, trips to Canada, and his beloved Max. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this difficult time. I am so sorry for your loss.

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