R. Neil Merckens Sr.

• R. Neil Merckens Sr., 81, of Marblehead, +died Sunday, March 24, 2013 at Stein Hospice Care Center, Sandusky. There will be no visitation. A memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 13, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 541 S. Church Road, Marblehead. Neidecker, LeVeck & Crosser Funeral Home, Peninsula Chapel, Lakeside-Marblehead,  is handling arrangements.