As a result of current restrictions on gatherings, we are providing HeartStrings, our online sympathy message where you can upload a photo and write a note or share a memory that will be printed and given to the family. Please click here to send your support.
Merlyn Lundell, age 79 of Newport, passed away unexpectedly on September 15, 2020.
Memorial Mass will be 11 am, Monday, September 21, 2020 at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church, 920 Holley Ave., St. Paul Park with visitation one hour prior. Masks will be REQUIRED when in the church.
He is survived by his wife Beatrice; sons Steven (Michele) Lundell and Gregory (Stephanie) Lundell; grandchildren Kirsten, Kasha, Riley, Jada and Liam; sisters Betty (Mike) Chapman, Marlys (Bob) Linkert, Pete (Karen) Lundell, Leslie (Norma) Lundell and Don (Connie) Lundell. He is preceded in death by parents Phoebe and Alvin; brother Myron as well sister Maxine and Rosella.
While maintaining social distancing guidelines, we are now able to accommodate gatherings while abiding to a 50% capacity at the facility. The use of face masks by attendees is required at indoor events, and we will continue taking the necessary steps to keep your families safe. Expressions of sympathy during this time can be left on the condolences page available on the obituary portion on our website. We also encourage you to view the video tribute once it becomes available or complete the HeartStrings online sympathy page with the link above.