Gladys Merryman

Obituary of Gladys Merryman

Merryman, Gladys Adams, 91 of Ocean City, NJ passed away at home on May 6, 2017 with her family by her side.

Her one son, Charles B. Merryman, passed away two years ago before her. Surviving are one brother, Joseph Adams of Galloway, three children, Carol Lavis, Robert Merryman both of Ocean City, and Donald Merryman of Millville. Also surviving are six grandchildren, Shirley Scanlon, Bryan, Megan, Joshua, Robert Jr., Jena, four great grandchildren, a well liked brother in law, Robert E. Merryman, sisters in law, Mildred and Elizabeth, along with quite a few nieces and nephews.

Gladys was related to the Lake family who helped found Ocean City and grew up on a family owned farm in Northfield. She loved flowers, the beach, yard sales and animals and was great at cooking, baking, crafts and needle work. She was a strong woman who over came a lot on her own.

Her Funeral Service will be offered Wednesday at 12 o’clock noon at the Godfrey Funeral Home, 809 Central Avenue, Ocean City, NJ where friends may call from 11 o’clock until the time of service. Burial is private.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to your local Hospice Chapter or the Heart Association.

For condolences to the family, visit www.godfreyfuneralhome.com.