|Velma (Crawford) Mercer|
|Written by provided to Sentinel-Tribune|
|Saturday, 04 August 2012 08:29|
Velma (Crawford) Mercer, 87, of Bowling Green, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, August 2, 2012.
She was born to Clarence and Elizabeth (Fry) Crawford on November 9, 1924 in Bloom Township, Wood County.
She retired as secretary of Cygnet and Elmwood Schools and also had worked at Bowling Green State University and for the Wood County Clerk of Courts.
Velma married Harold "Fog" Mercer on May 4, 1947 and he survives. Also surviving are two daughters: Sue (Denny) Knauss of Bowling Green, Carol (Ken) Sander of Port Clinton, five grandchildren: Kelly, Josh, Neil, Zak and Ashlee; eight great-grandchildren: Logan, Oaklee, Kylee, Lia, Addie, Tyler, Luca and Eli., brothers: Boyd and Ray Crawford, both of Bowling Green.
She was preceded in death by brothers: Glenn, Merle and Earl.
She enjoyed camping, golf, boating, visiting casinos, cooking, walking, biking and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Friends and family may call on Monday, August 6th from 4 to 8 p.m. at the DUNN FUNERAL HOME, located in Bowling Green's Historical District at 408 W. Wooster St. Private funeral services will be Tuesday at the funeral home with Pastor Dale Schaefer officiating.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Senior Center or Wood County Public Library.
Condolences, fond memories and photos may be shared with the family by visiting www.dunnfuneralhome.com.
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