Clayton Lloyd Merrill, 69, of Yakima died Monday. Mr. Merrill was born in Idaho Falls, Idaho, and served in the National Guard. He moved to Yakima in 1978 and worked in sales and maintenance before working as a baker for Costco for the past 23 years.

Survivors include three sons, Judd Merrill of Reno, Nev., Joshua Merrill of Yakima and Mitchell Merrill of Moxee; two daughters, LaReina Stever of Battle Ground and Jacque Merrill of Lake Stevens; six brothers, two sisters and 14 grandchildren.

Viewing will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Shaw and Sons Funeral Directors of Yakima. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Terrace Heights Memorial Park.