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Juan Rafael Merced

Obituary Date: Tuesday 12th October 2021


Mr. Juan Rafael Merced, age 36, of Dacula passed away on Friday, September 17, 2021.
Funeral Mass will be 10:00 a.m., Saturday, October 16, 2021 at Prince of Peace Catholic Church with interment following at Memorial Park South Cemetery.  Father Adam Blatt will officiate.  The family will receive friends 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Friday, October 15, 2021 at Memorial Park South Funeral Home.
Mr. Merced was born December 20, 1984 to Juan Quintana & Wanda Ivette Merced in Allentown, Pennsylvania. A veteran of the United States Marine Corps, he was a sharp shooter awarded a USMC Marksman award.
He is survived by his partner, Elisha Sickles; mother & stepfather, Wanda & Joseph McNerney of Gainesville, GA; children, Zakhi Sickles-Merced, Julianna Merced, Ya-Seina Merced, Harley Merced, and Joelle Merced; grandparents, Carmen Ricci of Gainesville, GA, and Gabrial & Naomi Merced of Buford, GA; brother, Danny Nieves- Merced of Gainesville, GA; sister, Jazzlynn Merced of Gainesville, GA.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made with Go Fund Me to assist his children,
Memorial Park South Funeral Home, 4121 Falcon Parkway, Flowery Branch, Georgia 30542 is in charge of arrangements.  Send on-line condolences to           
Funeral Date
10/16/2021 at 10:00AM
Funeral Home
Memorial Park South Funeral Home and Cemetery
4121 Falcon Pkwy. , Flowery Branch, GA 30542