Gene H. Gerow, 72 of Merrimack, NH died Wednesday Sept. 25, 2013 at the Community Hospice House after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born in Nashua, NH on April 26, 1942 a son of the late Bernice and Collette (LaPlante) Gerow. Mr. Gerow has been a longtime resident of Merrimack formerly residing on Bigwood Drive, and a member of the Merrimack Senior Citizens. He was a US Navy Veteran and was a member of the Merrimack American Legion Post 98. Mr. Gerow was a communicant of Our Lady of Mercy Church and was also a member of the Nashua Senior Citizens. Members of his family include his wife Suzanne Y. (Bonnette) Gerow of Merrimack and a daughter Tamara Chapman of Hollis, a brother William Gerow and a sister Theresa Gerow both of Nashua; and several nieces and nephews. There are no calling hours. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Our Lady of Mercy Church, 16 Baboosic Lake Road, Merrimack Monday September 30th at 10 AM. Burial will follow in Last Rest Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, or to Home Health & Hospice of Merrimack, in his name.