Merrie Marcy, 61, Mountain Top, died Sept. 28, 2016, at Celtic Hospice, Geisinger South Wilkes-Barre.
Born in New Hyde Park, N. Y., she was the daughter of Helen and the late Luther Calvin Schaefer. She was educated in New York schools and was a graduate of Syracuse University, receiving degrees in psychology and art.
She was employed for many years as an advertising agent by Ogilvy and Mather Agency, New York City, and was last employed by Action Lift Inc., Pittston.
Surviving are a son, Ryan and wife, Kristin, Mountain Top; a grandson, Charles; a sister, Claudia Schaefer and husband, Raul Rodriguez-Hernandez, Rochester, N. Y.; and a brother, John Schaefer and wife, Laura Cottone, Lindenhurst, N. Y.
Arrangements by Desiderio Funeral Home Inc., 436 S. Mountain Blvd., Mountain Top.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.DesiderioFH.com.