Keith L. Mercil, 71

Keith L. Mercil, age 71, of Delano, passed away Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, at Mission Nursing Home in Plymouth.

He was born Aug. 22, 1943, in Crookston, to Linus and Beatrice (Fontaine) Mercil.

Keith served his country in the US National Guard for many years.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Linus and Beatrice.

Keith is survived by his children, Dayton Mercil of St. Michael, and Tiffany Danberg of Maple Grove; grandchildren Ava, Ellise, Jada and Addison; brothers Lin Mercil and Kevin Mercil, both of Baton Rouge, LA; sisters Claudia Derr of Chaska, Joetta Kuprian of Stillwater, Yvette Gotaux and Renatta Mercil, both of Denim Springs, LA, Nadine Mercil of Minneapolis, and Rachael Waunland of Colorado Springs, CO.

A memorial service took place Thursday, Nov. 13 at 2 p.m. at the Peterson Chapel in Buffalo, with visitation one hour prior to the service at the chapel.

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