Albert J. Beaudry, age 76, of Merrill, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Saturday, March 26, 2016. He was born April 5, 1939 in Merrill to the late Louis and Lillian Beaudry. Albert served in the United States Marine Corps. For over 30 years he worked at Brokaw/Wausau Papers where he eventually retired. Albert enjoyed hunting and canoeing. He was an avid sports fan, the Packers and Badgers being his favorite. Albert enjoyed wildlife and feeding birds that came around his home. He especially enjoyed spending time with his dogs. Albert was a member of the Silver M Club. Survivors include his son: Jim (Mandy) Beaudry; grandchild: Hoyt Beaudry; and sister: Kathleen Giraud. He was preceded in death by his parents Albert and Lillian Beaudry and his sister Mary Beaudry. Private family services are being held. Waid Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.waidfuneral.com.