It is with great sadness that the family of Mrs. Gertrude Mercer (nee Slade) announce the peaceful passing of a beautiful wife, mother, grandmother, sister & aunt. She was loved by all & will be greatly missed. Mrs. Mercer was 78 years old.
She leaves with cherished memories:
Husband: Gerald Mercer
Sons: Gerald (Nora) Mercer & Ned (Lori) Mercer
Daughter: Debbie (Paul) Privitera
Grandchildren: Joshua, Jessica, Emma, Jenna, Mataeo & Sierra
Sisters & Brothers: Patricia Martin, Leo (Ruth) Slade, Margaret (Max) Noseworthy, Anna (Les) Coombs, Ned (Edward) (Elizabeth) Slade, Catherine (Wayne) Jordan, Mose (Eileen) Slade, Maurice (Elaine) Slade, Jim (Karen) Slade & Rick (Sherry) Slade
Special Friend: Joan Noel
And a large circle of nieces, nephews, family & friends
Parents: Edward Sr. & Margaret Slade
Brothers: Alex Slade & John Slade
Sister: Mary (Fred) White
Parents in law: John & Nora Mercer
Brothers in law: Leonard Martin, Felix Kavanagh, Henry Mercer, Bill Mercer, Lenus Mercer & Tom Mercer
Condolences may be written to the family at: sladesfuneralhome.ca. For further information please call Slade’s Funeral Home, Carbonear at 596-1212.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Slade’s Funeral Home, serving Carbonear, Upper Island Cove, Bay Roberts and surrounding areas.
The Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Monday, July 3, 2017 from St. Patrick’s R.C. Church, Carbonear with interment to follow at the Immaculate Conception R.C. Cemetery, Harbour Grace.
The family will be receiving relatives and friends at SLADE'S FUNERAL HOME, POWELL DRIVE, CARBONER, on Friday: 8 - 9 P.M., Saturday & Sunday: 10:30 A.M. -12 Noon, 2-5 P.M. & 7-9 P.M. & Monday: 9– 10A.M.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her loving memory to the Alzheimer's Society.
Please be kind to everyone you meet. Call a friend or relative you haven’t reached out to recently.
Visit a shut-in or nursing home resident. Forgive someone. All acts of kindness are appreciated.”
-Mrs. Mercer lived her life believing in this.
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