Michael Joseph Mercier, 53, of Weatherford, died Monday, Nov. 25, 2013.
A memorial service is 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 29, at Lakeshore Drive Baptist Church in Hudson Oaks. Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Michael was born Aug. 15, 1960, in Bellflower, Calif., to Maxine and Harvey Mercier. Michael was a welder by trade and his passion was building dragsters. He also enjoyed riding motorcycles and surfing. All of these things, he shared with his children and through them his legacy lives on. Michael was a generous person. By example he taught his family the value of true friendship. Helping others in need was very important to him. Michael shared a strong love with his grandchildren and they will miss him very much.
Survivors include his wife, Debbie; three sons, Clyde Mercier and daughter-in-law, Lara, of Weatherford, Steven Mercier, of Weatherford ,and Michael Mercier, of Murrieta, Calif.; grandchildren, Alexis, Ashley, Micah, Jackson, Piper, Michael Jr. and Evan; mother, Maxine Ramsey; brothers, Donnie Mercier, Morris Mercier and Stephen Ramsey; and a sister, Cathy Mercier.
Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel