Ariella N. Merinar

Ariella Noel Merinar, daughter of Kayla Dawn Day and Jacob Steven Merinar of Parkersburg, passed away Aug. 5, 2014.

She was born in Parkersburg, July 26, 2013.

In addition to her parents, Kayla and Jacob, Ariella is survived by her sister, Cali Grace Kerns; maternal grandparents, Becky Ellis and Dave Bell of Parkersburg, and Chad Day of Mineral Wells; paternal grandparents, Diane Merinar and Larry Lockhart, both of Parkersburg, and Lisa and Mike Carpenter; great-grandparents, Elizabeth “Nana” Ellis of Parkersburg, Vicki Huston and Sam of Boaz; great-great-grandfather, Charles McDonald; aunt, Jennifer; uncles, Wesley, Jon, Sam and Jeff; cousins, Bri, Rylei and Laura Ellis; and several extended family.

The funeral service will be 1 p.m., Monday, Aug. 11, at First Presbyterian Church, with Rev. Michael Seely officiating. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 10, at Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Ariella’s Memorial Fund at any West Virginia Central Credit Union location.

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