Janet Ruth Merry was born on January 21, 1950 at Dell Rapids, SD to James and Ruth (Hines) Merry. She married Richard Kock on November 7, 1975 at Dell Rapids.
She is survived by her husband – Richard of Madison. One son – Gregory (Krista) of Mitchell, two grandchildren – Caleb and Makenzie. Her mother – Ruth Merry and one sister – Joyce Norby both of Dell Rapids. One brother – Earl Merry of Cumberland, WI. She was preceded in death by her father.
Memorial services will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, December 14, 2013 at Weiland Funeral Chapel in Madison with Rev Melissa Fletcher officiating. Inurnment will be held at a later date.
She grew up in Dell Rapids graduating from Dell Rapids High School in 1968. She attended business college in Watertown. She worked at Nash Finch in Sioux Falls for 8 years. She also worked for Amert Construction and was employed by ECCO as a case manager for the past 25 years. She was a member of the VFW Auxiliary.
There will be a prayer service at 7:00 PM on Friday at Weiland Funeral Chapel which is in charge of the arrangements.
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