J. Merlyn Danielson, age 86, of Hutchinson, Minnesota, passed away Tuesday, November 12, 2013, at Harmony River Living Center in Hutchinson. Memorial service will be Saturday, November 16, 2013, at 1:00 PM at Christ the King Lutheran Church in Hutchinson with interment at Oakland Cemetery in Hutchinson. Gathering of family and friends will be at the church one hour prior to the service. Military honors will be provided by the Hutchinson Memorial Rifle Squad. Arrangements are with the Dobratz-Hantge Funeral Chapel of Hutchinson.