Francis Agostino Mercede passed away suddenly at his home on May 8, 2018. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend. He is survived by his wife Beverly; son Francis II of Kissimmee, FL; daughter Nancy Thompson (Tommy) of Sunrise, FL; grandson Francis III of Pottsville, PA; granddaughters Stephanie Gasch of Sunrise, FL, Samantha Gasch of Plantation, FL and Morgan Edwards (Trae) of San Diego, CA. He was predeceased by his brother Augie (Terry) of Danbury, CT. He is survived by his brothers Philip (Evelyn) of Ridgefield, CT and Daniel Mercede (Ginny) of Carlsbad, CA; and several nieces and nephews.
Frank and Bev moved to The Villages in 2003, where they embraced and enjoyed The Villages lifestyle. His favorite pastimes were playing poker with friends and spending quality time with his wife. He will be deeply missed by all of those who knew him.
The funeral service will be held May 18 at 11 a.m., at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell.