Richard “Dickie” Merlo

Mar 6, 1982 – Nov 23, 2017
Was born on March 6, 1982 in Trail, BC and passed away on November 23, 2017 in Trail, BC.

He is predeceased by his grandparents.

He is survived by his father, Denis Merlo, his mother, Frances (Ben) Clum, siblings Alex and Steven (Raema), step-siblings Carly (Travis), Jenna (Dag), Jennifer (Ben) Arril and Michael (Julia) Clum.

Richard loved his family and friends and was especially good with kids- he was Uncle Richard to all of the kids. He loved music and was amazing at rapping.

He will be forever in our hearts.

A Celebration of Dickie’s Life will be held on Monday, December 4th, 2017 at 1:00pm at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #14, Trail.

Gwen Ziprick of Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services has been entrusted with the arrangements. You are invited to leave a personal message of condolence by visiting the family’s register at

As an expression of sympathy, your donations to the KBRH Health foundation would be greatly appreciated.
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