Mrs. Dewey Mercer
Fri., Mar. 28, 1958
Mrs. Clara Esther Mercer of Chester St., New Cumberland, died at the Weirton General Hospital at 7:20 p.m. Thursday, following a 10-day illness. She was 55.
Born Jan. 2, 1903, in New Cumberland, a daughter of the late Robert and Mary Barton Heffner she was a member of the Church of the Nazarene of New Cumberland.
She is survived by her husband, Dewey Mercer at home, four daughters, Mrs. John Delekta of Pughtown, Mrs. Hubert Wynn of Santa Maria, Calif., and Miss Mary Louis Mercer and Miss Donna Mercer at home, five sons, Doral Mercer of Santa Maria, and Dwight Mercer, Dwayne Mercer, Robert Mercer and Kenneth Mercer at home; a sister, Mrs. Pearl Whipkee of Wellsville, three brothers, Ray Heffner of Los Angeles, John Heffner of East Liverpool and Henry Heffner of New Cumberland, and five grandchildren.
Services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m at eh Stewart Turley Funeral Home in New Cumberland by Rev. George Stewart.
Burial will be in the Flatts Cemetery at Pughtown. Friends are being received at the funeral home.