George A. Merklin, 58

OSWEGO, NY – George A. Merklin, 58, a resident of Catherine Street, Oswego, passed away Tuesday February 11, 2014, at home.

Born in Newark, NJ, he was the son of Betty Merklin.

He worked at Home Depot in Winchester, Tenn.

Surviving are his wife, Michele (Jordan) Merklin; a daughter, Giordana Szadkowski; a son, Michael Merklin; a step-daughter, Leslie Szadkowski; step-son James Tanaka.

He was predeceased by a brother, Robert Merklin.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Nelson Funeral Home, with Rev. Dr. Roger Martin officiating.

Calling hours will be held noon to 2 p.m. Thursday, prior to the service, at the funeral home, 11 W. Albany St., Oswego.

Spring burial will be held at Riverside Cemetery, Oswego.

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