Luis Ricardo Ponce-Mercado, 77, of Stroudsburg passed away Saturday, November 23, 2019 at Lehigh Valley Hospital- Cedar Crest. He was the husband of Noemi (Vega) Ponce. Born in Isabela, Puerto Rico he was the son of the late Luis and Luz Maria (Mercardo) Ponce.
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Luis had resided in the Stroudsburg area for the past 15 years and prior to that in Boxsprings, GA and Brooklyn, NY. He was a maintenance worker for the New York City Housing Authority for most of his life.
In addition to his wife he is survived by his children; Luis Ponce, Martin Ponce, and Gladys Walker. Along with grandchildren; Raquel, Rabecca, Roxanna, Antonio, David, Araceli, Amanda, and Isabella, with a greatgrandchild on the way; Zuri.
A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, November 26, 2019 from 3-6pm with Pastor Margie Good officiating at 5pm, at the Joseph J. Pula Funeral Home, Inc. 23 N 9th Street, Stroudsburg, PA 18360.