In memory of
David C. Mercer
David C. Mercer, 76 MUNCIE - David C. Mercer, 76, passed away Wednesday morning (at 3:00 a.m. sharp, like he had an appointment), January 11, 2017 at I.U. Health Ball Memorial Hospital with his family at his side. He was born on July 19, 1940 in Bloomington the son of Charles and Mary (Robertson) Mercer and received his Bachelor's Degree in Finance from Indiana University.Mr. Mercer was a finance officer at Ball State University for thirty-four years prior to his retirement. He was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, enjoyed music and reading, and loved his family, two great-granddaughters, and his cats. Surviving are his wife of fifty-five years, Bonnie; four children, Bill Mercer (wife, Lori), Indianapolis, Diane Mercer, Muncie; John Mercer, Indianapolis, and Julia Keifer (husband, Mark), Anderson; four grandchildren, Dustin Ward (Paige), Damean Moore (Jakelyn), Jacob Martin, Conner Martin, and honorary grandson, Cody Sandridge; and two great-granddaughters, Piper Ward and Issa Moore.He was preceded in death by his parents. Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 14, 2017, at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday. Friends may call at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Friday or one hour prior to services on Saturday.God's speed and grace. We are all children of light, and gravitate to higher reaches. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Ball State University Foundation, Alumni Center, Room 230, 2800 W. Bethel Ave., Muncie, IN 47303 or the charity of the donor's choice. Online condolences may be sent to the family at meeksmortuary.com
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