Merri Dee was an American philanthropist, and television journalist has died at the age of 85. Following Merri Dee’s death, tributes began pouring in online for the journalist, with fans offering condolences to friends and family. One user said, “Merri Dee, ‘homegrown, broadcasting legend’ who used her powerful voice to speak for crime victims, dead at 85.” Another said, “Merri Dee used her endless talents to help people worldwide. She was a true presenter&television personality who could do it all. A respected journalist& a stellar communicator. And she was a survivor. MerriDee will always be a Chicago landmark. We will miss her. RIP.” While another user tweeted, “Merri Dee was the very first person I met at WGN while waiting to be interviewed for my summer internship in 1993. I loved and admired her so much that I wrote a dedication to her in my book; thank you Merri, for ALL your love and kindness.
You will be GREATLY missed!.”
What was Merri Dee’s Net Worth?
Merri Dee Net Worth
$1 Million USD
Merri Dee was an American philanthropist and television journalist. She was born on 30 October 1936 in Chicago, Illinois, the United States; she was 85 years old at her demise. Dee was best known for her work at Chicago as an anchor, Illinois television station, and national cable superstation WGN-TV. She won the hearts of Chicagoans while hosting public affairs shows. From 1983 until 2008, she served as a director of community relations. From 2009 to 2022, she served as president and member of the leadership council of the Illinois chapter of the American Association of Retired Persons. Ms. Dee wrote in her memoir: “A life-changing moment takes practically all of your emotional, spiritual and sometimes physical reserves to survive. It is a moment that forces you to determine what you will or will not accept, and makes you choose how you will respond.”
The estimated Net Worth of Merri Dee is around $1 Million USD.
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