Meritt S. Makin, 62, of 2226Wellesley Dr. died 8:40 p.m. Friday in St. Rita’s Hospital, following an extended illness. Born Sept. 1, 1909, in Johnstown, Pa., he was the son of Joseph and Addie B. Gordon Makin. He married Lucille J. Harruff Makin and she survives at home. Mr. Makin was an electrician for Chappel Electric Co. He was a member of Masonic Lodge No. 706, International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and Elks Lodge No. 1170 of Wapakoneta. Also surviving are a son, M. Michael Makin of 649 S. Colling: two daughters, Mrs. Wayne (Barbara) McCauley of Wapakoneta and Mrs. Gary (Nancy) Plate of Biloxi, Miss.; and 10 grandchjildren. Services will be 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in Lewis Memorial Chapel of Chiles and Sons-Laman, Rev. Willard Thomas officiating, with burial in Memorial Park Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home form 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today and Monday. Masonic services will be 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.