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“Such a sweet wonderful man! I spoke with him frequently during the past 5 years. He handled our account at Automotive News and he was always so...Read More »
1 of 31 | Posted by: Nancy Thomas - St Peterburg, FL

“We are saddened to learn of Tony's passing. He was a visionary and we have fond memories of his generosity and friendliness. It was a pleasure...Read More »
2 of 31 | Posted by: Tammy & Don Rokowski - Birmingham, MI

“Im so sorry for your great loss of such a beautiful spirit - your husband and leader of your family-Tony. He was a bright light in this world-a good...Read More »
3 of 31 | Posted by: Carol Bradley - Dearborn, MI

“To the Merpi family. May God be with you in this time of sorrow, and life celebration. ”
4 of 31 | Posted by: Lance Kelly - New Hudson, MI

“Tony had me as a client when Toyota Motor Insurance Services placed many Ads in Automotive News. At one point Mike Foss worked for him and they flew...Read More »
5 of 31 | Posted by: Glen Caffey - Huntington Beach, CA

“My deepest condolences to the Merpi family. I was privileged to know Tony for thirty plus years while at Crain.He was always good natured, fun and...Read More »
6 of 31 | Posted by: Mike YUGOVICH - Northville, MI

“I just wanted to say it was pleasure having Tony in my life, he was like my "Work Dad/Friend" - a wonderful wonderful man.He always had something...Read More »
7 of 31 | Posted by: Traci Hart - Clinton Townwhip, MI

“Tony was one of the first people to welcome me to the Detroit automotive advertising community. As an outsider from the world of packaged goods, he...Read More »
8 of 31 | Posted by: Steve Stepanek - MI - Coworker

“Tony, I am so sorry for your loss. I will be sending prayers for comfort during this time. ”
9 of 31 | Posted by: Lauren Anderson - Troy, MI

“Tony was a comfort to me and tried to connect me with the best doctor for my heart rhythm problems. He was a good man who was ready to help anyone he...Read More »
10 of 31 | Posted by: JAMES WINNE - WASHINGTON, MI

“Mary Ellen, so sorry to learn of your husband's passing. As I am unable to extend my condolences in person, I'll keep you in my prayers. May God's...Read More »
11 of 31 | Posted by: Christine Boyd - Macomb Township, MI

“Our thoughts and sincere prayers are with Mary Ellen and her family. We will never forget how kind Tony was and his wonderful sense of humor. We...Read More »
12 of 31 | Posted by: Dominic & Zena Grillo - Macomb, MI

“Dear Tony,I am so sorry for your loss and offer my sincerest condolences to you and your family. I hope that everyone will be able to find comfort...Read More »
13 of 31 | Posted by: Steven Bess - Troy, MI - Coworker

“Sending my prayers and condolences ”
14 of 31 | Posted by: Tamika White - Detroit, MI

“Dearest Tony,From the stories that you have shared with me, your Dad was a very hard-working, honorable and dedicated man who loved and supported his...Read More »
15 of 31 | Posted by: Malinda Oliver - Clarkston, MI

“Tony, my sincerest condolences to you and your family. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this very difficult time. ”
16 of 31 | Posted by: Rhonda Swiderski - Troy, MI

“Our condolences to the Merpi family. May the many fond memories you have bring comfort at this time. Love from cousins in Canada Debbie, wife of...Read More »
17 of 31 | Posted by: Debbie Jones/De Paolis - Toronto

“Tony was Mr. Persoanality at our high school PSJ as was his sister Marie & brother Rick. What a turmoil he caused when his love interests by-passed...Read More »
18 of 31 | Posted by: Donna Talaska Carloni - MI

“So sorry for your loss.You guys wre great neighbors in SS. ”
19 of 31 | Posted by: Bill MaryJane Groff - MI - Friend

“ Maryellen and family Our deepest sympathy. Tony was such a dear sweet friend always a smile for all. Blessings & Prayers and comfort to the family...Read More »
20 of 31 | Posted by: Betty & Welland Lotan - Gladwin, MI

“Tony-a remarkably kind man-who was always just that!. He was a man of faith and goodness and I am glad that I had the privilege of knowing him.That...Read More »
21 of 31 | Posted by: Sr. Veronica Brune - MI - Friend

“I will never forget Tony's welcoming smile and God-given joy. May he celebrate life with the angels and saints. ”
22 of 31 | Posted by: Michelle Lajiness

“Pauline & I knew Tony and his infectious smile and joyful temperament through many activities associated with St John Vianney Church since the early...Read More »
23 of 31 | Posted by: walter kraszewski - shelby twp, MI

“So sorry for the loss of your father Mo. Prayers for you and your family. ”
24 of 31 | Posted by: Linda Briggs - Flint, MI

“We met Tony through my late brother Ed and sister in law Mabel. They bought their cottage in Sugar Springs the same time we did, we went on many...Read More »
25 of 31 | Posted by: Patti Berg - Macomb, MI - Friend

“So sad, so young. Such good memories of a great man. Loving family person. Wonderful family man too. Afterh retirement ran into home couple times at...Read More »
26 of 31 | Posted by: Barbara Vethacke - MI - Friend

“So sad, so young. Such good memories of a great man. Loving family person. Wonderful family man too. Afterh retirement ran into home couple times at...Read More »
27 of 31 | Posted by: Barbara Vethacke - MI - Friend

“We will forever remember the smile and the love that eminated from this man. Memory eternal.Rest in the loving arms of our lord Jesus Christ. ”
28 of 31 | Posted by: Glenn and Linda Zimmermann - MI

“To the entire Merpi family~I am deeply saddened to receive this news!! I have so many fond memories of you all during different family events that I...Read More »
29 of 31 | Posted by: Agnes Hutnick - Clarkston, MI

“May Tony Rest in peace. God's peace and comfort to Mary Ellyn and the rest of the family. ”
30 of 31 | Posted by: Teresa Doneth - Shelby Twp, MI

“Rick and Suzi, we are saddened to hear this sad news, our thoughts and prayers are with you in these difficult times. May Anthony s memory be...Read More »
31 of 31 | Posted by: Maria and Michael Jammal - MI


Merpi, Anthony J. May 25, 2018 Age 74Beloved husband of Mary Ellyn. Dear father of Charlene Combs, Maureen Merpi, Michele Wissman, and Tony (Judy)Merpi. Proud grandfather of 9. Brother of Marie Merpi, Richard (Suzi) Merpi, and Terry (Michael) Driscoll. Anthony is also remembered by many loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Visitation at St. John Vianney Catholic Church 54045 Schoenherr ( Bet. 24 & 25 Mile Rd.) Thursday 2-7 pm . Funeral Mass will be at 7:00 pm. Memorial donations to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society or to The Capuchin's are welcome. Share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guest Book" at Wujek-Calcaterra.com