Idaho State Journal, 01/13/13
PRESTON — DeMar Wettstein Merrill passed away on Friday, January 11, 2013, at the Heritage Home Senior Center in Preston, Idaho. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, January 16, 2013, at the Preston 9th Ward chapel located at 310 North State Street in Preston. There will be a viewing at that building from 9:30 until 11:45 a.m. The funeral service will be held at 12 to 1 p.m. A graveside service will follow at the Preston Cemetery.
DeMar was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He was active in many civic affairs and supported his family in all of their endeavors. He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers. He is loved and will be missed.
DeMar is survived by his wife and eternal companion LaRae, his six children Michael (Sandy) Steven, Robert (Ann) Kent (Loralee) Kirk (Charleen) Karen (Kip Harris), many grandchildren and great-?grandchildren, and two brothers Cleve and Wayne.
Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.premierfuneral.com