Daniel Ray Merrifield, age 53 of Alto, passed away Monday, July 8, 2019. He was preceded in death by his father, Daryl Merrifield Sr.; and love of his life, Brenda Quick. Daniel is survived by his daughter, Kalyn (Matt Reynolds) Merrifield; mother, Elaine Marshall; brothers, Daryl (Brenda) Merrifield Jr., Steve (Tami) Quick; sister, Deb Merrifield; brother-in-laws; Matthew (Tonda) Cole, Mark Cole; grandson, Mason Wilson; several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews; and pets, Molly, Rosco, and Pico. He was an avid hunter, fisherman, outdoors man, and motorcycle enthusiast, a real man’s man, as well as the best dad and grandpa in the whole world. Daniel will be greatly missed by many, and loved by all. Visitation will be Tuesday, July 16, 2019 from 6:00-8:00 PM at the Roth-Gerst Chapel, 305 N. Hudson, Lowell, MI 49331. Funeral services will be Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 12:00 PM with visitation one hour prior. Reverend Kenneth Harger officiating.