Mrs. Ruby Mercer of Upper Island Cove passed away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Saturday, September 7, 2013. Mrs. Mercer was 73 years old. She leaves to mourn her loving family: Husband: Harry Mercer; Daughters: Marlene (Keith) Parsons & Peggy (Ron) Blair; Grandchildren: Lori (Irving) Parsons, Peggy (Robert) Starkes, Judson Parsons, Ryan Blair & Nikita Blair; Great Grandchildren: Maxwell Parsons & Rachel Ruby Starkes; Brother: Azariah (Mildred) Coombs; Sister: Sadie Young; Predeceased By: Parents: John & Ida Coombs; Sisters: Susie (Bill) Miller & Bertha (Ray) Lundrigan; Brother-In-Law: Thomas Young.
The funeral service will take place at St. Peter's Anglican Church & Cemetery, Upper Island Cove on Tuesday, September 10, 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 Sunday: 8 - 9 p.m., Monday: 10:30 A.M. - 12 Noon, 2 - 5 P.M. and 7 - 9 P.M. and Tuesday: 10:30 A.M. - 1:30 P.M.
As expressions of sympathy flowers are great full accepted or donations in her loving memory may be made to the Canadian Liver Foundation.