Died: Saturday, July 10, 2010
SIDNEY - Dr. Michael Preston Merilan, 54, died peacefully Saturday, July 10, 2010, with his wife by his side at Wilson Memorial Hospital in Johnson City, after a courageous battle with kidney cancer.
A memorial service to celebrate Dr. Merilan's life will be held at the Unadilla Center United Methodist Church, Unadilla Center, on Sunday, Oct. 10, 2010. There will be a regular church service at 10 a.m. A memorial service celebrating Michael's life will be held at noon, followed by a luncheon.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts in Michael's memory may be made to the College at Oneonta Foundation to establish the Dr. Michael Preston Merilan Scholarship. Please make checks payable to the College of Oneonta Foundation and send to 308 Netzer Administration Building, SUNY Oneonta, NY 13820.