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Jesus Mercado-Toro
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Jesus Mercado-Toro
Full Name: Jesus Mercado-Toro
Date of Birth: December 1, 1921
Date of Death: April 22, 2020
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Jesus Mercado-Toro went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 22, 2020. He was ninety-eight years old.

Reverend Jesus Mercado-Toro was born in Ponce, Puerto Rico where for many years he served the lord as pastor of Four Gospel Church (La Iglesia Cuadrangular, En Ponce Puerto Rico).

He served his country proudly in the United States Army during World War II from June 1943 to February 1946. During his time of service he received the American Service Medal, the Good Conduct Medal. The Asia-Pacific Theater Service Medal and the Bronze Star. After returning from service, he attended and graduated from the Percy Modern Business College and worked at The Telegraph Company in Ponce, Puerto Rico.

He was married to Eulalia Fred, who preceded him to heaven. He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather.

Burial took place at Calverton National Cemetery for Veterans on Long Island on 04/28/2020.

His favorite scripture verses were "Believe in the Lord and you and your household will be saved" ACTS 16:31 and "I am persuaded that neither death nor life....shall be able to separate us from the love of God" Romans 8:38-39

11 responses to “Jesus Mercado-Toro

  1. Mildred Santiago says:

    Mis más sentido pesame, que Dios lo tenga en su santo gloria.

  2. Angela Mer ado says:

    Praise the Lord. I thank God for the Legacy of The Mercado

  3. Ryan & Alicia Sullivan says:

    Abuelo was a kind and humble man who loved the Lord and praised him always. He showed his family through his example how to live a life dedicated to Christ, and we will keep him in our hearts and memories always. May he rest in peace now that he has gone home to be with our Lord. We love you Abuelo ❤️

  4. Alexandra & Samuel says:

    I love you abuelo. You have left an amazing legacy; you glorified Jesus with your life. Thank you for your prayers over our family. I know that you are rejoicing in our Savior’s arms. I miss you but I know that I will see you again.

    “For God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him shall not perish but have everlasting life”

    ~John 3:16

  5. Alexandra & Samuel Muñiz says:

    I love you abuelo. You have left an amazing legacy; you glorified Jesus with your life. Thank you for your prayers over our family. I know that you are rejoicing in our Savior’s arms. I miss you but I know that I will see you again.

    “For God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him shall not perish but have everlasting life”

    ~John 3:16

  6. Helga Quinones. says:

    Conocí a Don Jesus Mercado y su esposa Eulalia en 1969. Desde entonces nos unió una hermosa y sincera amistad. Era un hombre de mucha fe y perseverancia en Cristo. Siempre le recordaré con mucho amor. Que descanse en paz.

  7. Helga Quinones y familia says:

    La Familia Quinones-Guadalupe se une a la pena que embarga a la Familia Mercado-
    Fred y Sullivan-Mercado. Nos ha unido una gran amistad por muchos años y son hermosos recuerdos. El amor y sus enseñanzas vivirán siempre en sus corazones y memorias y en los corazones y memorias de quienes le conocieron. Hoy descansa en los brazos del Señor. “Yo soy la resurrección y la vida; el que cree en mí, aunque esté muerto, vivirá.” Juan 11:25 Dios les bendiga y les de mucha fortaleza.

  8. ivonne mercado says:

    Papi, love you forever. Comfort comes in knowing death is not the end. Those who die in Christ will live eternally. Death had been swallowed up in victory! Thanks be to God, he gives us the victory through our Lord and savior Jesus Christ. Miss your company…

  9. ivonne mercado says:

    Papi, love you forever. Miss your precious company. You were a living remainder of God faithfulness.

  10. Angela Papoutsakis says:

    Mis más Sentidas condolencias a toda la Familia .Se adelantó a los Brazos del Señor un verdadero siervo De Dios llenó del Amor ,la unción y el Espíritu Santo .Un bello y hermoso legado para su familia y los que tuvimos el placer de Compartir con el y que el levantará una bella oración por nosotros y nuestras Familia 🙏

  11. Herb Santiago says:

    My condolences to the family. You guys were blessed to have had him in your lives. May god keep him in glory.

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Service Information
Date: Tuesday April 28, 2020
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Calverton National Cemetery
210 Princeton Boulevard, Calverton, NY 11933
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