Merritt W. Whitney, 60

Merritt W. Whitney, 60, of Roxana, died Tuesday, May 23, 2006, at Beebe Medical Center, Lewes. He was a retired mason working for Whaley Masonry Construction.

He was a member of Faith Hope & Love Church of Milford.

He is survived by his daughter, Pamela Bull; sisters, Annie Williams, Rosemarie Woodlyn, Henrietta Hayes and Bessie Whitney; and two grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Sherman, Ollie and Jackie.

A memorial service was scheduled for Saturday, June 3, at 1 p.m. at Watson Funeral Home, 211 Washington St., Millsboro, with interment at Antioch Cemetery, Frankford.