Mercy Lovelace, age 47, of Stanchfield died May 2, 2013 at home. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Monday, May 6th at Stanchfield Baptist Church. Visitation will be held from 3:00 – 5:00 P.M. Sunday, May 5th at Strike Funeral Home – Cambridge Chapel and also one hour prior to the service Monday at the church. Interment will be in Stanchfield Baptist Cemetery.
Mercy Sharon Lovelace was born September 20, 1965 in Hastings, Minnesota to Gordon and Sharon (Dockham) Lovelace. She attended school in the Cambridge-Isanti district. Mercy worked for many years at Industries Inc., in Cambridge she also participated in the Special Olympics as well as in many “We Are Able” activities. Mercy enjoyed bowling, softball, and crafts. She also greatly enjoyed her annual trip to Camp Friendship. Special thanks to Grandma Norma for all the cookies over the years.
Mercy will be lovingly remembered by her mother, Sharon (Dennis) Strelow of Stanchfield; sister, Gail Barnes of Isanti; niece, Courtney and nephews, Kyle and Brayden of Isanti; step-brothers, Loren (Cindy) Strelow of St. Louis, Missouri, Mark (Judy) Strelow of St. Paul, and Mike Strelow of Mora; many aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her father, Gordon, and grandparents, Ruth and Rolland Dockham.