The Republican Party of the U.S. Virgin Islands mourns the death of Martin (Marty) Merrick.
Merrick was a current member of the Territorial Committee.
For many years he gave weather forecasts as part of News Channel 8’s nightly news broadcast.
Merrick served 27 years in the U.S. Navy, and was instrumental in creating the Caribbean Community Theatre in 1985.
The members of the Republican Party of the U.S. Virgin Islands send their condolences to the family members and friends of Merrick.