Merlin E. Grapevine, 81, of Aurelia, formerly of Alta and Galva, passed away Sunday, Feb. 21, 2010 at Sunset Knoll Care & Rehab Center in Aurelia.
It was Mr. Grapevine's wish to be cremated. There will be no services in this area. Burial of the cremation ashes will be in Ohio at a later date. The Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee has charge of the arrangements.