In Loving Memory of Brian John Merkel.
Brian was born on May 29, 1987. He was 32 years old when he passed away in San Pablo, California on Tuesday, June 18, 2019. He is survived by his parents, David Merkel and Jan Smith (Bruce Smith), brother, Gregory Merkel (Serena Merkel), and sister Jenna Merkel (Miguel Castellanos), daughter, Sophia Lynn Merkel, step-daughters, Michelle and Emily Beckwith, nieces Tessa, Natalia and Aria, nephews, Gregory, Jr. and Miguel, Jr. Brian is also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins. He is pre deceased by grandparents, Frank and Clara Banducci and John and Jeanine Coombs.
Services will be held on Friday, July 12th, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Wilson & Krater Mortuary, Civic Center Chapel, 455 24th Street, Richmond, CA 94804.