Paul Richard Merrick Jr. \nCayuta, NY \nPassed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on May 4, 2019 at the age of 58. Paul was born on April 2, 1961 in Jamestown, NY a son of Paul and Grace Monhey Merrick Sr. He worked for Gary's Body Shop for 30 plus years as a painter auto body technician. His hobbies included hunting, fishing, playing cards and horseshoes. Paul is survived by his loving wife of 39 years, Grace Mitstifer Merrick; son, Jessie (Sherry) Merrick; daughter, Kaylene Merrick; grandchildren, Alexander Rudy, Aidan Merrick, Cole Brown and Roman Menio; brother, Randy Merrick; sisters, Candy, Cathy and Windy and nieces, nephews and cousins. It was Paul's wishes that services be held privately at the convince of the family.