Meredith “Merry” Hendry, 73, of Lawrenceville passed away on Saturday, June 16, 2018. She was born on April 5, 1945 in Detroit, Michigan, to the late William Bruce Wheatley and Sarah Ainsworth Wheatley and was of Episcopal faith. Mrs. Hendry was preceded in death by both her loving parents; a brother, Bruce Edward Wheatley; and a daughter, Laura Hendry Livery. Survivors include her husband of 34 years, Roger Hendry; sons, David Bruce Galatas and John Edward Galatas (Traci); and two grandchildren, Jack and Sarah Galatas. A memorial service celebrating the life of Meredith Hendry will be from 3:00 P.M.-6:00 P.M. on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at Wages and Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA 30046. 770-277-4550. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a charity of your choice. Online condolences may be offered at

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  1. I will always remember what a great time we had when we all went to Biloxi. Merry was such a sweet, fun person. My heart hurts for Roger and the children. RIP my friend.

  2. Prayers for you and your Family! I enjoyed seeing Merry at all of our get together’s! She was always Smiling! She will be missed! I have Good Memories of Merry! <3

  3. I will always remember Merry as a true friend. She was a joy to be around always….I am so sorry for your loss Roger, David, John and family. Heaven has another angle.

  4. Prayers for you Roger and the rest of the family. There are no words that can ease the pain you all feel. My Our Father send you the Peace you all need.

  5. I will miss you my friend. We loved you and will miss you. I am glad you are no longer in pain. Love you Uncle Roger and know we are always here for you. Janet, Steve and Stuart

  6. Sorry to hear about your lost I know it can be difficult to see the brighter side of things when we are faced with these trials but god does promise us that we will have a ressurection and soon we will be reunited with our loved ones again my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family (acts 24:15)

  7. Roger, I am so very sorry for the loss of your wife, Merry. I can only pray for you and your family during the days and months to follow. Again, I am so very sorry.

  8. Roger, I am so very sorry. Merry was such a great woman. Hadn’t seen each other in many years but I will always remember her wonderful laugh. If there is anything I may do to help during this time, please don’t hesitate to call on me. God be with you and your family

  9. Me and Tish send our love and prayers to the family. Merry was a special lady and was always so kind to us. We will always remember the good times. RIP my friend

  10. Roger, So very sorry to hear of you and your family’s loss. Knees are bent prayers are sent for each of you. God be with each of you and help you find a peaceful place in your hearts. Praying for you in the days and months ahead.

  11. RIP my beautiful friend ( sister from another mother). Miss you so much. Roger we are here for you.

  12. Always loved Merry ,friends for close to 50 years,Good woman . Love to Roger,David and John and Johns family

  13. Merry was a dear friend for life and we care about each other. I will always treasure our memories. Geraldine Patterson Taylor

  14. Sorry for your loss. She was a beautiful lady with a kind soul. She will be missed. May her soul Rest In Peace. Rodger you are in our thoughts and prayers.

  15. Roger,
    Brad and I loved Merry and we love you too. Our hearts are with you and so are our prayers.

  16. So sad for the loss of your precious Merry. Dianne and I are praying for you and your family through this darkest hour. God bless you my friend.

  17. Roger, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. When we first began our reunions, I remembered few people. Merry was so friendly and warm to me, I assumed for a while that she went to Brown. Our group has suffered a great loss. I wish you strength and peace during this difficult journey.

  18. So sorry to hear..Merry was always so sweet and Smiling..May God wrap his loving Arms around You and Your Family and comfort You only He can do..

  19. Will always cherish the good times we shared together. Prayers are with you and the family.

  20. Roger, I am so very sorry for your loss!! Merry was always very sweet to Dennis and I, may she Rest In Peace!🙏

  21. Brother Roger, our prayers for you in your loss. Merry was a special Lady and we love her here, especially Sierra. She will be missed greatly.

  22. Merry will always been in our hearts. She was a great friend with a tremendous sense of humor; a wonderful soul who will be truly missed by us all.

  23. Just was informed of Meredith’s passing, my heart and wishes go out to all her family. She was such a giving and strong women who helped many. I’m so glad that I had the pleasure of knowing her.

  24. Roger you know how much I loved Merry. I will miss all the fun times and laughs we have shared. She was the best and she will live in my heart until I see her again. I am here for you and you are in my prayers. I love you Merry Hendry.

  25. Roger, we are so sorry for your loss. We always enjoyed her so much. We are glad she is no longer suffering, but know the pain you must be feeling. We will keep you and your family in our thoughts and prayers.

  26. Roger, Words from me and Roger J cant say how the 2 of us feel, Prayers for you and your family.

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