NewburyportNews.com, Newburyport, MA

February 13, 2013

Susan B. Merrill, 82


Georgetown, MA. — Susan B. (Barton) Merrill, 82, of Georgetown, MA passed away on Sunday, February 10, 2013 at the Anna Jaques Hospital in Newburyport. Susan was born in Nutley, N.J. to the late Stuart and Gladys (Morton) Barton. She was educated in Georgetown and graduated from Perley High School with her class and also graduated from The Katherine Gibbs School in Boston. Susan was a banker, having been employed at the Provident Bank in Boston as well as the Family Bank and the Haverhill Savings Bank. During her spare time, Susan enjoyed spending time at Long Lake in Maine, where she shared many special memories.

Susan is survived by her husband, Byron E. Merrill of Georgetown, her sisters-in-law, Rosemary Gordon of Florida and Florence Schwartz of Georgetown as well as several nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend her Funeral Service on Friday, February 15th at 11AM in the Merton E. Roberts, Jr. and Conte Funeral Home, 14 Pleasant Street, Georgetown. Visitation will be held prior to her service from 10 to 11. Interment will be private. The family requests no flowers and to honor Susan with a donation to a charity of one's choice. For funeral home directions or to sign the family guest book, please visit www.contefuneralhomes.com.