MERRITT F. LINSLEY, 87, of Huntington Drive, Plattsburgh, died on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, at the CVPH Medical Center. He was born in New Haven, Conn. on July 29, 1926, the son of Palmer and Phyllis (Jenkins) Linsley. Calling hours will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 13, at the R.W. Walker Funeral Home, 69 Court St., Plattsburgh. A funeral service will take place on Tuesday at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel. Burial will follow at the Whispering Maples Memorial Gardens Mausoleum on the Tom Miller Road. A full obituary will appear in Tuesday's Press Republican.