Sunset Funeral Home
1800 St. George Rd., Evansville

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Robert J. Merritt

June 17, 1987 - June 5, 2023


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    Linda Mattingly says

    Robert you were always a fun, loving, happy go lucky boy who grew into a fun, loving, caring man who would do anything for anyone. We will miss your smile and great hugs. They always were filled with lots of love.
    Say hay to Pa. And you two find that great fishing hole and a Notre Dame game and enjoy,,, till we see you again,,,
    We love you very much.
    Grandma Genny
    Uncle Bill, Aunt Linda and Sarah
    Aunt Donna and Charlie

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Robert Joseph Merritt went to his heavenly home on June 5, 2023.

Robert was born on June 17, 1987, to Bruce and Diane (Schwindel) Merritt in Evansville, Indiana.

Robert attended Evansville North High School. He went on to work in Carpentry for over 19 years and was most recently employed at Back to the Roots Tree Service. Robert was an avid Notre Dame Fighting Irish fan. In his spare time, he enjoyed going fishing, and hunting, and absolutely loved music. Above all, Robert loved his family.

Along with his parents, Robert is survived by his daughter Hadlie Merritt; sister Meagan (Daniel) Egge and their children Ezra, Ella, Noah; Grandma Genevieve Schwindel; dog Uli; and numerous loving family and friends.

Robert was preceded in death by his grandparents Robert Schwindel, Joseph Merritt, and Doris (BeBe) Merritt.

Services will be private.