Merrill McAllister
March 5,1927–January 2,2020
 
Born in Waterman IL and a long time resident of Sandwich who enjoyed outdoor activities, friends and family. He served in the Navy during WWII in the Pacific and was a 75 year member of the American Legion. He graduated from U of Illinois withAg degree. He worked in farm implement sales and was the founder of Edgebrook Country Club. He is preceded in death by his wife Margaret (ne Rueff), parents J Russell and Gladys, brothers Orland and William. Survived by sister Bonnie Courtney, daughter Joyce (McAllister) Springer and her husband Tim, grandchildren Laura and Benjamin Springer and great grandson Miles Springer-Saathoff. The family is hosting a celebration of his life at Edgebrook on January 25. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund for replacing trees at Edgebrook is planned more information or to donate, contact joyce.springer@gmail.com

(0) entries

Sign the guestbook.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.