Mackenzie Mary-Katherine Merz

December 6, 2009 - December 11, 2009

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MERZ, Mackenzie Mary-Katherine born on December 6, 2009, beloved daughter of Brian and Amy, adored sister of Maisie and Max, cherished granddaughter of Gael and Pete Gruenwald and Patti and Paul Merz, dear niece of Jenni Gruenwald and Kevin Merz. Our little angel went to be with the lord on Friday December 11, 2009. Visitation at St. Mary’s Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption 1140 Madison Ave., Covington KY 41011 Tuesday from 8:30 until Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the RCNIC Unit of Children’s Hospital 3333 Burnett Ave 45229.


St. Xavier High School - Dec 15, 2009

Brian and Amy,

We at St. Xavier High School were truly sorry to hear of the passing of your daughter, Mackenzie. Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your entire family as you mourn the loss of your little girl. May the spirit of St. Francis Xavier be with you and your family during this difficult time.


John Schrantz ‘96
Director of Alumni Relations

Fr. Denny Ahern ‘56
Alumni Chaplain

Anthony E. Schad ‘81
Director of Development Services

Matina Trivett - Dec 14, 2009

Brian and Amy,

Please accept our deepest condolences on your loss. No parent should ever have to bury their child. Be comforted to know that your precious baby is in good hands and good company and waits to be reunited with you someday. Your family will continue to be in our thoughts and prayers.

Mike, Matina and Nicholas Trivett

Deborah Axt - Dec 14, 2009

To the entire Merz Family my deepest condolences for the loss of Mackenzie.

Dana Schratt - Dec 14, 2009

My condolances go out to the entire Merz family. May you find strength during this difficult time. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Mike Lampe - Dec 14, 2009

Brian & Amy,

Words can’t express my sympathy for your tremendous loss. My heart sunk when I read it in the paper. I am truly sorry. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family.

Mike Lampe

Vicki Alsip - Dec 13, 2009

My heart Aches for you all! If I can do anything let me know. Prayers,Hugs,and Love.

Paul Ruhe - Dec 13, 2009

Brian, Amy & kids,
I am so sorry for your loss. GOD will get you and your family through this very difficult time.

Gary & Susan Jones - Dec 13, 2009

Brian & Amy,

We are very sorry to hear about your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Gary & Susan Jones

Denise and Bob Smith - Dec 12, 2009

I know words cannot comfort you at this time, but we want you to know that we are thinking of all of you in this time of grief and you have our deepest sympathy.