Merrill Rivers, 78, died Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012. He was a resident of Indianapolis.
He is survived by his wife, Joan Rivers; one son, Jon Rivers; two grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; and siblings, Vera White, Louise Booe, Janice Hall and Herschel Rivers.
In addition to his parents, Clifford and Mary Jane Rivers, he was preceded in death by a great-grandson.
No services are scheduled at this time and burial will be at a later date at Memory Garden in Rockville.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society of your choice.