Mrs. J. Willard Mercer
Fri., Mar. 26, 1948
Mrs. Della Vay Mercer, 77, wife of J. Willard Mercer of Hookstown, doed Thursday morning in City Hospital. A patient four days, she had been ill for several months with a heart ailment.
Mrs. Mercer was a charter member of the Chester Methodist Church
She leaves two sons, Robert Mercer of Georgetown, and Homer Mercer at home; a daughter, Mrs. Sara LeMasters of Midland Heights, Pa.; three brothers, John Cunningham of Pughtown, and Walter Cunningham and Clyde Cunningham of Chester; and four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Rites will be held in the late home Sunday at 2:30 p.m. by Rev. Mrs. C. V. Hairhoger, pastor of the Georgetown Methodist Church, assisted by Rev. M. V. Stone, pastor of the Chester Methodist Church. Burial will be in Locust Hill Cemetery.
Friends may call tonight and Saturday at the late home.