Lisa R. (Ring) Merritt


CHANA – Lisa R. (Ring) Merritt of Chana passed away peacefully in her home on Aug. 8, 2019.  Lisa was born in Oregon, on April 3, 1963 the daughter of Clifford and Elizabeth (Head) Ring.

She married Daniel Merritt on Jan. 7, 1993 in Oregon. Lisa was a wonderful, loving mother who would do anything for anyone. She worked as a CNA for many years. She loved her job very much especially taking care of people. She enjoyed spending time at home with her grandchildren and family. Her smile could brighten up any room. She will be deeply missed by her friends, family, and all who knew her. 

She was predeceased by her parents. 

Lisa is survived by her husband Daniel Merritt, her children; Kayla Merritt, Jeremiah Pumfrey, Shelly Merritt, and Justin Merritt, her sisters: Linda (Monte) Sandier, Susan (Alex) Javorik, Jeanne Saathoff, Shari Ring, and Patricia (Randy) Schoon, grandchildren; Gustavo Heras, Carlos Merritt, Paige Merritt, Miranda Merritt, Aubrey Merritt, Naveah Merritt, Siarrah Merritt, and Averie Merritt. 

A Celebration of Life service was held at 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019 at the Oregon VFW Post 8739. No visitation. Private burial will take place at the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery near Oregon. A memorial fund is established in Lisa’s name. To leave a condolence visit