BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (WOOD) — Battle Creek buses will not be running Saturday so that employees can attend a funeral.

Merritt Wilson, the city’s transit maintenance supervisor, died on Jan. 15, Battle Creek Transit said in a Wednesday release. Wilson worked for the city for around 14 years, starting in 2008.

Buses and tele-transit will not be operating so that transit staff can attend his funeral.

Battle Creek Transit will return to its regular schedule on Monday. More information can be found at