Robert Henry (Bob) Mercer

May 11, 1926 - August 7, 2017

(WWII Naval Veteran) With a heavy heart we announce the passing of Robert Henry Mercer in his 92nd year, peacefully with his family at his side at KGH August 7, 2017. Beloved husband of Joan (nee Sheard) for 65 years. Loving father of David (Sandy), Janice Heard (late Dale), Brenda Garvey (late Gary) , Paul (Susan). Proud poppa of Shawn, Erin, Kimberly, Christopher, Jason, Lisa, Robyne, Kailey, Daniel, Jaimie Ann, Sadie, pre deceased by Nicole, and Hannah. Great poppa of 13 great grandchildren. Son of the late George and Emma Mercer (nee Simmons), brother of the late June Whitehouse (Rev J. Stan Whitehouse). A service and celebration of life to be held at St. Mary Magdalene Anglican Church, Main Street Picton, on Monday August 14 at 2:00 pm. Visitation 1 hr prior to service. Reception following in church hall. If desired, family wishes for donations to Hospice Prince Edward or St Mary Magdalene Anglican Church.Arrangements entrusted to the Whattam Funeral Home 33 Main Street, Picton, ON.