Emma Mercedes Rivera, or “Mercy” as she was known by all, peacefully entered into eternal rest in the early morning hours of Monday, June 8, 2020, at her daughter’s residence in Mesa, with her husband, Bob, and their children at her bedside. Mercy was 73.
A private family memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday morning, June 20, 2020, at 11 a.m., St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church by Rev. Nicodemus Shaghel. Committal will follow in the Thatcher Cemetery.
A rosary and prayers for Mercy will be offered Saturday morning, June 20, 2020, at 10 a.m., at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church.
Those who would like to attend the services via Facebook Live can join on Vining Funeral Home’s Facebook page Saturday morning, June 20, 2020, beginning at 10:00 a.m.
Online condolences may be offered at viningfuneralhome.com.
Arrangementsare entrusted to Vining Funeral Home.