Merilu Beverly Lasby, age 86, of Lowell passed away November 24, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband, Allen Lasby. Merilu is survived by her children, Karen (Mike) Thomas, John (Terri) Lasby, Donald (Diane) Lasby, and Scott (Rhonda) Lasby; 21 grandchildren, 35 great grandchildren, 8 great-great grandchildren, several nieces & nephews; and canine companion, Charlie. Merilu enjoyed crocheting and bowling, but her favorite times were spent with her children. Visitation with the family will be held Monday, November 30, 2020 from 2:00-4:00 PM and 6:00-8:00 PM, at Roth-Gerst Funeral Home, 305 N. Husdon Lowell, Michigan, 49331. Funeral services will take place Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at 11:00 AM, with visitation one hour prior, at Roth-Gerst Chapel, officiating will be Pastor Brad Brillhart of Lowell United Methodist Church. Burial will take place following services at Oakwood Cemetery. Social distancing and masks will be required. The service will be livestreamed starting at 11 AM EST on the Roth-Gerst Funeral Home Facebook page. Memorial contributions can be directed toward Lowell Pink Arrow Pride c/o Lowell Community Wellness, P.O. Box 246 Lowell, MI 49331 or pinkarrowpride.org.
Merilu it saddens me greatly to hear of your sweet soul being called home . Although , I was very young the last time I seen you you will never be forgotten and have a lasting impact on me . I’ll never forget your beautiful contagious smile . Say hello to your sister my grandma for me . Sending condolences from Indiana. – Joyce Crawford
WITH A HEAVY HEART I AM SO SORRY FOR THE LOSS OF MY AUNT MERILU. SHE WAS ALWAY SUCH A BLESSING TO EACH AND EVERYONE OF US . SHE IS GONE BUT WILL NEVER BE FORGOTTEN. REST HIGH IN THE HEAVEN ABOVE . GIVE MY MOM A BIG HUG FROM ME. I ASK THE LORD TO BE WITH YOUR CHILDREN AND GRANDCHILDREN