Wilmer Merle Loewen
1935 — 2023
Wilmer Merle Loewen passed away Saturday, April 8th, 2023 at the Iris Memory Care in Tulsa. He was 87 years old. A memorial service will be held 1:30 PM, Saturday, April 29, 2023 at South Tulsa Baptist Church, Tulsa, OK. Merle was born on June 6, 1935 to William W. and Margaret J. (Isaac) Loewen in Dodge City, KS. Merle and his parents lived on a farm in Meade County KS, and in 1937 they welcomed Roland Dean into their family. Merle and his brother, Rollie, had fun times playing and competing at sports on the farm, in between helping with chores. Since both extended families lived in the area, the boys also enjoyed many adventures with their cousins. The family was part of a German...