In Memoriam : John Mercauto
John A. Mercauto - age: 72
(July 19, 1951 to October 27, 2023
In Loving Memory of John Mercauto
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of John A. Mercauto, a beloved husband, father, grandfather, and Vietnam Era Veteran. John departed this world on October 27th, 2023, at the age of 72, after a courageous battle with cancer. Born on July 19th, 1951, in Somerville, MA, John was the beloved son of predeceased Francis A. Mercauto and Clementina (Silvestri) Mercauto.
John grew up in Somerville, MA where he developed a deep love for his hometown and its people. He pursued a successful career as a mortgage broker, where he was widely respected for his expertise, dedication, and unwavering integrity.
John was also a devoted partner for life to Ann Pinkham-Mercauto, sharing a love that was a source of inspiration to all who knew them. He was a man deeply devoted to his family, finding his greatest joy in spending time with them.
John leaves behind a legacy of love to his children John JF. Mercauto, Nicholas J. Mercauto, Sam A. Mercauto, Zac A. Mercauto, and Halle Anne Mercauto. His presence was a source of strength to each of them, and his love will continue to guide them in life.
John was also a proud and loving grandfather to Jack Carroll Mercauto, Victoria Mercauto, Charlotte Nancy Ann Mercauto, and Oliver John Mercauto. His unconditional love brought joy to their lives, creating memories that will be cherished forever.
John's love extended beyond his immediate family to his sisters Frances M. Kneeland, Tina Garcia, and Toni Mercauto. John was preceded in death by his siblings Paul A. Mercauto, Christine A. Mercauto, and Cheryl A. Mercauto.
During his illness, John received exceptional care from the dedicated medical staff at New England Cancer Specialists and the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough, ME. The family is profoundly grateful for the compassionate support and comfort provided during this challenging time.
A memorial service to celebrate John's life will be held at a later date at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne, MA.
With deepest sympathy,
The Mercauto Family