Jack E. Mercer, 94, of New Scotland, NB and formerly of Oshawa, ON, passed away peacefully at his residence on Tuesday, November 23, 2021. Bornin Oshawa, ON, he was the son of the late Walter and Daisy Mercer.
Jack worked alongside his father in Oshawa in the family business, Mercer Construction before taking the business over and continuing the family legacy. He was a dedicated and faithful member of Trinity Pentecostal Church where he served the church in various capacities over the years. He enjoyed golf, curling and later in life took an interest in gardening.
He will be sadly missed by his children, Sylvia Bannock (Oleg), Marianne Cook (David), Mark Mercer (Mary), Stephen Mercer (Lex) and John Mercer (Debra); grandchildren, Shannon, Ryan, Brandon, Jessica, Jeremy, Dominique, Brian, Joseph, Heather, Amber and Tyler; as well as several great grandchildren and extended family members.
In addition to his parents, Jack was predeceased by his wife, Marie Mercer (nee Shewchuk); grandson, Daniel; sister, Joan MacDougall; and brother, Roy Mercer.
In keeping with Jack’s wishes there will be no visitation hours or funeral service. Interment will take place alongside his wife in Mount Lawn Cemetery, Oshawa, ON.
Fergusons Funeral Home, 1657 Mountain Road, Moncton (858-1995) in care of arrangements.
In memory of Jack, donations to Trinity Pentecostal Church, Oshawa, ON, would be appreciated, Online condolences for the family may be shared on the Fergusons Funeral Home Facebook Page or at