Robert H. Mertz
September 26, 2014
Passed away Friday, September 26, 2014 at his home, with his wife by his side, at the age of 83. He served in the U.S. Army in Korea during the war, and he was in the 5th RCT, the Triple Nickel 555. He was predeceased by his son, John, his parents, Henry and Mary Mertz, and his brother and two sisters. Bob had many dear friends, and will be dearly missed. His wish was for a private committal service. The family wishes to thank Dr. Jane Castillo and Reverence Hospice for their compassion, especially Mollie, Marquetta, Doni, and the others involved in Bob's care. Memorial offerings are suggested to St. Matthew Lutheran Church or Reverence Hospice. Please sign our guest book or share an online condolence with the family at www.reitzherzberg.com, an O'Guinn Family Funeral Home. To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Robert Mertz, please visit our Tribute Store.