September 29, 1942

May 16, 2018

Les Mitchell

Mrs. Rose A. Mercer of Upper Island Cove passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Tuesday, May 16, 2018.  Mrs. Mercer was 75 years old.  


She leaves to mourn her loving family:

Son: Barry

Daughters: Diane (Jack) Cleary & Brenda

Grandchildren: Barry, Brent, Steven, Adam, Vanessa & Caitlyn

Great Grandchildren: Brooke, Jaxxon, Axel Merissa, Jayden & Hudson

Brothers: Herb (Myrtle), Joe (Florence), Cecil & Lorne (Lucina)

Sister: Linda Thoms

Special Friend: Maxine Young


And a large circle of family & friends


Predeceased By:

Parents: Herb & May

Husband: James W.

Son-in-Law:  Danny Crane 

Brothers:  Willard & Rendall

Sisters:  Alfreda, Julia & Shirley

As expressions of sympathy, flowers are gratefully accepted, or donations may be made to the Children’s Wish Foundation.


For further information please call Slade’s Funeral Home, Upper Island Cove at 589-2250.


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

Funeral Service: 

The Funeral Service will be held at 2 P.M. on Sunday, May 20, 2018 from St. Peter’s Anglican Church & Cemetery, Upper Island Cove.

Visitation Times:

The family will be receiving relatives and friends at SLADE'S FUNERAL HOME, CRANES ROAD, UPPER ISLAND COVE, on Friday: 11:30 A.M - 9 P.M., Saturday: 10:30 A.M - 9 P.M. & Sunday: 10:30 A.M. – 1:30 P.M.


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It is our commitment to serve families with exceptional and meaningful funeral services with personal professional and dignified service that displays warmth and compassion. We provide a warm homelike atmosphere in which to gently support those needing our services at a very difficult time in their lives.


Once again you have been there for us, through the years being such a comfort to us - knowing we can depend on you for anything or everything. Thanks could never be enough or no words could express the appreciation we have for all of you. Thank you all so much for your comfort, kindness, and support through another difficult time.

The Dwyer, White, & Kavanagh Families


31 Powell Drive

P. O. Box 324
Carbonear, NL  A1Y 1B7

Tel/Fax: 709.596.1212



Bay Roberts
45 - 59 L.T. Stick Drive
Bay Roberts, NL

Tel/Fax: 709.786.2323


Upper Island Cove

424-432 Crane's Road 

Upper Island Cove, NL

Tel/Fax: 709.589.2250