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MERKLING, Alfreda Mary
MERKLING - Alfreda Mary A longtime resident of Clarence, NY, died peacefully in her sleep, Friday, April 1, 2016. Born Alfreda Mary White, June 1, 1920 in Buffalo, she graduated from Bennett High School and Bryant and Stratton Institute. She raised a daughter and son, and had a long career as a comptometer operator and office manager for several employers. She is survived by daughter, Bonnie Gachupin of Huntington Beach, CA; son, George J. Merkling, III of Wilson, NY; granddaughters, Lori (Art) Traver and Susie Smith; several great-grandchildren; and a very special care giver, Eileen Jackson. There will be no visitation or services.