John H. Mercer, 92, of Northford, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 24, 2013 at the CT Hospice, Branford. He was the beloved husband of the late Mary Theresa King Mercer. He was born in Bays Roberts, Newfoundland on June 15, 1921, son of the late John and Ethel Spencer Mercer. John served his country faithfully in the U.S. Army during WW II and had worked as a Clerk for U.S. Steel for many years until his retirement. Surviving are nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his siblings, William J. Mercer, Janet D’Albero and Isabel Russo.
Funeral services will be conducted in the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, Thursday morning at 10:00. Family and friends may call one hour prior to time of service. Interment will follow in Northford Cemetery. Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made the CT Hospice, Inc., 100 Double Beach Rd., Branford, CT 06405.