Merle passed away in an Arizona hospital on Saturday, April 14, 2007.
Merle was born to Ben and Dar Campbell on Nov. 23, 1945, After growing up in Royal, Merle moved to Phoenix where he pursued his career in teraching for many years.
Merle was preceded in death by his father, Ren Campbell; one brother, Bob Campbell; and sister-in-law, Janet Campbell.
Merle is survived by his mother, Dar Campbell of Spencer; four sisters: LEla Warren of Spencer, Marilyn Stevenson and her huband, Irvin of Spencer, Carol Scott and her husband, Jim of Gillett Grove, and Judy Peterson and husband, Doug of Florida; and one brother, Jack Campbell and wife, Becky of Spencer.
All memorials may be sent to Abben Cancer Center.