Mr. Harrison Mercer of Upper Island Cove, passed away peacefully in the presence of his loving family at the Carbonear General Hospital on Saturday, June 22, 2013. Mr. Mercer was 85 years old. He leaves warm and cherished memories with his loving family: Children: Edith (Kevin), Robert (Bernice), Sadie (Terry); Grandchildren: Peggy (Ken), Robert (Kim), Pamela (Fergus), Lori (Glenn), Chris (Heidi), Kelly (Paul); Great Grand Children: Kelsey, Hailey, Jacob, Kenzie, Ethan, Caleb, Ryan, Lorelei & Kieren; And a large circle of family and friends. Predeceased By: Loving Wife of 61 years: Effie Mercer; Parents: Leander & Edith Mercer; Children: Harrison & Barbara; And other family members.
The funeral service will take place at St. Peter's Anglican Church and Cemetery, Upper Island Cove, on Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 2 P.M.
The Family will be receiving relatives and friends at SLADE’S FUNERAL HOME CRANES ROAD, UPPER ISLAND COVE between the hours of Monday 2 P.M.- 9 P.M., Tuesday 10:30 A.M.- 9 P.M. & Wednesday 10:30 A.M.- 1 P.M.
As expressions of sympathy flowers are gratefully accepted, donations may be made in his loving memory to the Canadian Diabetes Association or to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.