Patricia “Trish” B. Merklin (nee Gross), of St. Charles, MO, passed away Thursday, August 18, 2022, at the age of 68. Cherished daughter of Norma Gross and the late John C. Gross, Jr. Devoted mother of Calvin (Lauren) Merklin; dear sister of John C.(Gladys) Gross, III, and Liz A. Banta; loving aunt of Kristie Banta, Scott Banta, Sarah (Cory) Seals, John "Jack" C. Gross, IV; treasured great aunt of Haley, Ethan, Kinley, Michael, Lexi, John "JC". She is also survived by her girls, McKenzie, Madison, Morgan, and her best friend, Nancy Gross.
Trish was an accomplished real estate broker for over 38 years with Coldwell Banker Realty. She had a passion for real estate and was a very driven and hardworking agent, always being available to families and putting others first. Trish was very caring, and volunteered her time for different organizations, especially the Ronald McDonald House. In her free time, Trish was an excellent host, always having family events and holidays at her house. She cherished the time she spent with her family, especially her son, Calvin. Trish was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
Memorials may be made in Trish's name to Ronald McDonald House.
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