He is survived by his daughter Leeann (Edwin) Willhoft of Osceola, NE, sons Ted Redman and Tim (Chantelle) Redman, both of Benedict, five grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, brother Ralph (Marcia) Redman of Polk, NE, sister Hope Nielson of Pasco, WA, nieces, nephews, and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, and two brothers-in-law: Orval and Guy.
Graveside services are scheduled for 10:00 am, Friday, December 3, 2021 at Greenwood Cemetery in York. Merle has been cremated, no viewing or visitation. Memorials may be directed to the family.