Merrill Womach


Age: 87

renowned gospel singer, organist and undertaker who was best known for founding the National Music Service (now Global Distribution Network, Inc.), a network which provides professional-quality music and video services for funeral industry across America, but who also survived a fiery November 23, 1961 plane crash in Beaver Marsh, Oregon that left him disfigured with third-degree burns all over his face and hands.

Cause of Death: In his sleep

Born: February 7, 1927

Died: December 28, 2014

Spokane, Washington