Natasha Renee Merrill was born on May 15, 1977, in Hennepin County, Minnesota to Bahwahsung and Celestine (Arcoren) Merrill. She lived in several places during her life including, Minneapolis, Turtle Lake, Wisconsin, the Mille Lacs area and Anoka.
She was a Guardian for Ad Litum, Health and Human Services Department, Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe. Natasha passed away on April 6, 2010, at the age of 32 years.
She is preceded in death by her grandfather, Alfred Arcoren Sr., grandmother Verna (Gill) Arcoren, grandmother Judy (Merrill) Bugg, Grace (Merrill) Bearheart, Janelle Arcoren, Curtis Arcoren, Andu Bigbear Merrill, and uncle Curtis Bearheart. Natasha is survived by 2 sons Ricky Reilly, Elias Altman, her parents Bahwahsung and Celestine Merrill, brothers Isaac, Carlos (Wendy), and Lorenzo Merrill, sisters, Jessica, Samantha and Lalita Merrill.
Visitation for Natasha will be held at the Round Lake Community Center on Friday, April 9, 2010 from 10:00 A.M. until the time of service at 2:00 P.M. She will be laid to rest at the Johnstown Township Cemetery immedately following the service.
Kolstad Family Funeral Home of Centuria are assisting the family