Services held for Edward D. “Snookie” Mercier
RUMFORD -- A Mass of Christian Burial honoring the life of Edward D. “Snookie” Mercier was celebrated on February 11, 2011 at the Parish of the Holy Savior.
Fr. Philip Tracy was the celebrant. The Old Testament was proclaimed by his granddaughter, Sandra Richardson, and the New Testament was proclaimed by his granddaughter, Nicole Barnett. The eulogy was given by his grandson, Brian Reed. Offertory gifts were brought to the altar by his granddaughter, Scenic, and his great-grandson, Jacob. The altar server was George Gionet.
The organist was Mark Belanger. Music selections during the mass were Be Not Afraid, Amazing Grace, You Raise Me Up, and Let There Be Peace On Earth.
Pallbearers were Wayne Mercier, Myles Mercier, Daniel Reed and Brian Reed. Military Honors were rendered by the Maine Funeral Honor Guard.
Services were under the care and guidance of SG Thibault Funeral Home, Rumford.