COLONIE – Nicole “Nikki” Marie Merriman, 45, of Colonie, passed away on Saturday, February 20, 2021. Nikki was a graduate of Shaker High School in Colonie, and was employed by the University at Albany for many years. She loved bowling, and also the Miami Dolphins.
Nikki was predeceased by her father Andrew J. Merriman, Jr. She is survived by her mother Catherine Clouthier Merriman (Larry “Larry Boy” Altrock); her brother Scott Merriman; her aunts and uncles Susan Daley, Peter Merriman (Catey), Paul Merriman, and Lynn DellaRocca (Tom); her cousins Courtney, Kristen, Lauren, Sara , Zack, Jeanne, Mark, and Steven; and by her godmother Diane Hart (Tom); and by her Living Resources Family at 3B Terry Court.
Funeral services will be held in the Hans Funeral Home, 1088 Western Ave., Albany, Friday morning at 10:00 a.m., and from there to St. Pius X Church, 23 Crumitie Rd., Loudonville at 11:00 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited, and may call at the funeral home Thursday from 4-7 p.m. Masks and social distancing will be required. Interment will be in Our Lady of Angels Cemetery, Colonie. The family suggests memorial contributions to the Living Resources Foundation, 300 Washington Avenue Ext., Albany, NY 12203. To leave a message of condolence for the family or obtain directions to the funeral home, please visit www.HansFuneralHome.com.
This is a video tribute to Nikki: