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Agustin R. Mercado

June 26, 1931 – Jan. 24, 2019

Agustin R. Mercado entered this life on June 26, 1931, to parents Leopoldo Mercado Gonzalez and Josefina Reynoso Casillas. He was a hard worker and provider for his family. He was proud of his children and all their accomplishments. Agustin's health started to decline slowly after the love of his life, Felipa, passed in 2013. Agustin passed away peacefully at his home on Jan. 24, 2019, surrounded by his loving family.

Agustin is survived by his children, Bertha Mercado Singleton and husband David Singleton, Humberto Mercado and wife Jeanette Mercado, Hugo Mercado and wife Elena Mercado , Josephine Sanchez and husband Victor Sanchez, Elizabeth Mercado Zamora and husband Jose Zamora; grandchildren Adrian, Alexandra, Cassie, Erica, David, Matthew, Brianna, Kristina, Lucas, Sarah, Diego, Sophia, Isaac; great-grandchildren Cooper and a baby due in July; and siblings Ana Maria Jimenez, Catalina Mercado, Carmen Gutierrez and Alfonso Mercado. He is preceded in death by his wife, Felipa Mercado; parents, Leopoldo and Josefina Mercado; daughter Josefina Mercado; brothers Daniel Mercado, Leopoldo Mercado and Guadalupe Mercado; and sisters María Dolores Gutierrez, Maria Del Refugio Mercado.

A mass of a Christian Burial will be officiated by Father Raul Sanchez on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, at 10 a.m. at St. John's Catholic Church. A visitation will be held Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Peters Funeral Home in Wasco. A recitation of the Holy Rosary will be at 6:30 p.m.

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