David Merkle, 61, Jamestown, ND died Sunday, April 27, 2014 at St. Vincent's Care Center, Bismarck, ND.
David was born October 6, 1952 in Carrington, ND, the son of Orville and Lillian (Argue) Merkle. He attended school in Carrington and Melville, ND. He served in the North Dakota National Guard for four years. David worked for Clark Truck Line, Wright Truck Line and most recently, Mayer Truck Line.
He enjoyed working in his shop, welding, restoring John Deere garden tractors and attending the annual Minnesota Steam Thresher's Reunion in Rollag, MN.
David is survived by his children, Alicia Merkle, Kittitas, WA and Travis Merkle, Ellensburg, WA and one sister, Helen Merkle, Cleveland, OH.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Memorial Service: 10:30 AM, Friday, May 3, 2014 at Eddy Funeral Home Chapel, Jamestown, with Pastor Suzanne Orlopp officiating.
No Visitation is scheduled.
On line guestbook: www.eddyfuneralhome.com