Jerimiah "Jerry" Mercer

March 18, 1952

September 9, 2017

Les Mitchell

Mr. Jerimiah "Jerry" Mercer of Tilton passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Saturday, September 9, 2017.  Mr. Mercer was 65 years old.  


He leaves to mourn his loving family:

Wife: Myrtle Mercer

Children: Jerry (Krista O’Leary), Gregory (Ashley Smith) & Shawn (Melissa) Mercer

Grandchildren: Rebecca Mercer (Andrew George), Mya Mercer, Sophie Mercer, Luke Mercer, Jasmine Mercer, Zoey Mercer, & Scarlett Mercer

Great Grandchild: Peyton Mercer

Brother: John Mercer

Sister: Rose Mercer

Brothers-in-Law: Jim (Alma) Gosse, Leonard (Juanita) Gosse & Gordon Gosse

Sisters-in-Law: Jessie Norman, Hazel Galway & Helen Snow

And a large circle of family & friends


Predeceased By:

Parents: Bernard & Veronica Mercer

Brother-in-Law: Fred Norman

Condolences may be written to the family at: For further information please call Slade’s Funeral Home, Bay Roberts at 786-2323.


Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Slade’s Funeral Home, serving Carbonear, Upper Island Cove, Bay Roberts and surrounding areas.     

Service Information:

The Funeral Service will be held at 11 A.M. on Thursday, September 14, 2017 from St. Joseph’s R.C. Church, Riverhead Harbour Grace. Interment will follow at St. Anne’s R.C. Cemetery, Spaniard’s Bay.

Visitation Times:

The family will be receiving relatives and friends at SLADE'S FUNERAL HOME, L.T. STICK DRIVE, BAY ROBERTS, on Monday: 11 A.M. – 12 Noon, 2-5 P.M. & 7-9 P.M.


In lieu of flowers, as expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Jerimiah Mercer Memorial Fund.


Condolences may be written to the family in a comment below.

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The Dwyer, White, & Kavanagh Families


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