hgazette.com, Haverhill, MA

May 9, 2013

John Mocera, 99


Methuen — John Mocera, 99, of Methuen, died Monday evening, April 22, at Nevins Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Methuen.

He was born in New York City, August 8, 1913, son of the late James and Jenny Mocera, and was educated in the New York school system.

He was the husband for 59 years of the late Mary M. (Sanfilippo) Mocera who died in 2009, and father of the late Richard Mocera who died in 2000. His survivors include a son, James and his wife, Maureen Mocera, of Haverhill; and a grandson, Joseph Mocera of Belmont, Mass.

ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral services will be private and at the convenience of the family with entombment in Holy Family Columbarium of St. Joseph Cemetery, Haverhill. Arrangements are by the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Haverhill & Bradford. Contributions in his memory can be made to the Nevins Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 10 Ingalls Ct., Methuen, MA 01844 or the Elder Services of Merrimack Valley, 360 Merrimack St., Lawrence, MA 01843. The family wishes to thank both these fine organizations that took such good care of John when needed. To view his complete obituary or to send a condolence to his family please visit www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.