Arthur O. Mercier

Arthur O. Mercier
Dracut, MA native, Korean War Vet; 84

VERO BEACH, Florida -- Arthur O Mercier, 84, died May 20, 2013, at Indian River Medical Center in Vero Beach, Florida.

He was born in Dracut, MA, and was a part-time resident of Vero Beach after leaving Massachusetts..

He served in the Air Force during the Korean War.

He was a member of the American Legion Post 39.

Before retirement, he worked as s sales engineer for Sherman Car Wash Systems, owned his own auto repair shop and sold real estate.

Survivors include his wife of 62 years, Alice S Mercier; daughter, Sheryl Kliemisch of Vero Beach; eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Lauren Spangler.

MERCIER -- Memorial contributions may be made to the National Stroke Association, 9707 E. Easter Lane Suite B, Centennial, CO 80112. No services are planned at this time. Arrangements are by Cox Gifford Seawinds Funeral home and Crematory in Vero Beach. A guest book is available at

Published in Lowell Sun on May 24, 2013