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Franklin Mercado Sr.

October 26, 1964 ~ June 20, 2021 (age 56)

Obituary

In Honor of Our Loving Father, Brother, Uncle & Friend Franklin Mercado Sr.


Frankie Mercado aka Sweet Master Frank passed away on Sunday, June 20th, 2021 at 9:40 am in the Reading Hospital leaving behind his mother, Felicita Perez, his wife Kelly Mercado, 4 children, Franklin Mercado Jr, Eric Mercado, Queeny Mercado, Shyann Harris, and 13 grandchildren.


Frankie is the 4th born son of Guillermo Mercado Sr, and Felicita Perez. He was born October 26, 1964, in Brooklyn, New York but moved to Reading,  Pa.,  at the age of  3 years old.
Frankie was smart, ambitious, funny, and very much loved by everyone that knew him. Whenever he entered a room his presence was known and felt.  Anyone that had the honor to have experienced his love was very blessed. Frankie was also a loving father and a very talented DJ.  In 1983 he and his brother Steven Mercado aka DJ Sir. G

Formed/Created the Infamous DJ Trio "New York Sensation", which was one of the best accomplishments in his life besides his children. Music was his passion and his family was his heart.


In 2019 he was diagnosed with deadly liver disease and was given only 6 months to live, but he held on for two more years because of his strength and faith.
Frankie will always be remembered for the love and joy he brought to those that loved him.  He has left a big imprint on the hearts of so many people. He was loved more than he knew and he will never be forgotten.  His legacy and memory will live on forever through those that truly loved him.

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Services

Viewing
Friday
June 25, 2021

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Harris Funeral Home
222 N Front Street
Reading, PA 19601

Funeral Mass
Friday
June 25, 2021

1:00 PM
Harris Funeral Home
222 N Front Street
Reading, PA 19601

Graveside Service
Friday
June 25, 2021

2:00 PM
Leesport Cemetery
377-389 Kindt Corner Road
Leesport, PA 19533

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