Howard Earl Merriman, Jr., age 65, passed away at Guardian Angel Home in Post Falls, ID, on August 27, 2020.
Howard was born in Spokane, WA, on March 8, 1955, to Howard and Nina (Hartnett) Merriman. He was raised in Spokane, WA, and attended Ferris High School and enlisted in the US Navy at age 17.
Howard married Darla Sue Bertrand on September 1, 1990, in Spokane, WA.
He was a Service Manager for the Bureau of Land Management.
Howard was a member of His Place Evangelical Free Church in Post Falls, ID. He loved hot rods and the car show at His Place. He enjoyed camping, yard work and projects around the house.
He is survived by his wife, Darla at home in Post Falls, ID; step-son Brian and his wife Shelley Wendt of Spokane, WA; daughter Brittany Merriman of Post Falls, ID; grandchildren: Camryn Wendt , Anya Wendt, Oscar Wendt, and Ella Woodruff; brother Ron and his wife Kati Merriman.
Howard is preceded in death by his parents and brother Greg Merriman.
Memorial contributions may be made in Howard's name to Guardian Angel Homes, 1050 E. Mullan Ave, Post Falls, ID 83854
A private family service will be held. Inurnment will take place at the Evergreen Cemetery in Post Falls, ID.