Merlin Rykhoek, 88, of New Sharon passed away Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, at his residence in New Sharon. Funeral services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, at the New Sharon Assembly of God Church with Pastor Scott Collier officiating. Interment will be in the Sully Cemetery in Sully. Visitation will begin after noon on Monday, Nov. 19, 2012, at the Holland-Coble Funeral Home in New Sharon with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m. Friends may sign the online guestbook at www.hollandcoblefuneralhomes.com. Holland-Coble Funeral Home of New Sharon is in charge of arrangements.