Lee Mercado Jr
Aug. 21, 1989 - May 20, 2012
Lee Roy Mercado, Jr., 22, passed away at his home on May 20, 2012. Lee was born on Aug. 21, 1989, to Lee Roy Mercado Sr. and Evangelina Balderas in Walla Walla.
He is survived by his daughter, Audryna Lee Mercado; a stepdaughter, Thalia Herrera; parents, Lee R. Mercado Sr. and Evangelina Balderas; and a brother, Mark Anthony Alvarez Mercado, all of Walla Walla. He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Gilbert G. Mercado Sr. and Jaime Hernandez; a grandmother, Cresencia Martinez and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Viewing and visitation will be held Thursday, May 24, from 10 a.m. until after the Rosary at the Herring Groseclose Funeral Home, 315 W. Alder St., Walla Walla. The Rosary will be recited Thursday, May 24, at 6 p.m. with Deacon Olegario and Dora Reyes officiating. The funeral Mass will be held on Friday, May 25, at 10 a.m. at St. Patrick Catholic Church with Father Patrick Kerst, celebrant. Memorial contributions may be made to the Lee Mercado Jr. Memorial Fund through the funeral home. Family and friends are invited to sign the online guestbook at www.herringgroseclose.