Normand Mercier 1949-2010




AUBURN — Normand A. Mercier Sr., 60, of Lewiston, passed away Wednesday April 8, at the Hospice House with his family by his side following a courageous battle with a long illness.

He was born in Lac Megantic, Canada on December 3, 1949, the son of Gaston and Irene (Guay) Mercier. He spent most of his life working hard in the woods as a lumberjack and always loved spending his time outdoors.

He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Alice (Thomas) Mercier; his son, Normand Jr.; his daughter, Melissa Ranger and husband, Reggie; his sister, Suzanne Tobey; his brother, Roger Mercier Sr.; his four grandchildren, Natasha, Tamesha, Jeramia and Odysseus; his great-grandson, Jonathan Jr.; and by his dog, El Diablo.

The family wishes to thank Dr. Rivard and his staff and also the entire staff at the Hospice House.