Gerald R. Merrill, of Waukesha, passed away on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at the age of 69. He was born in Stevens Point, WI on June 21, 1949. Gerald will be missed by his loving wife, Sally; son, Edward; six grandchildren; sister, Carol; and brother-in-law, Richard Hein. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Julie Hardling and sister, Barbara. A private burial will take place at Glen Oaks Cemetery in Milwaukee.