Mercy Hosts Service of Remembrance for Families Who Have Experienced Perinatal Loss
Canton, Ohio: Mercy Medical Center will host a Service of Remembrance for families who have experienced loss through a miscarriage, stillborn or neonatal death at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 14 in the hospital Chapel. The service is free, and refreshments will follow. In its eighth year, Mercy’s Service of Remembrance provides a safe and supportive place for families to remember the babies they lost. For more information or to make reservations, call 330-489-1334.
Mercy Medical Center, a ministry of the Sisters of Charity Health System, operates a 476-bed hospital serving Stark, Carroll, Wayne, Holmes and Tuscarawas Counties and parts of Southeastern Ohio. It has 620 members on its Medical Staff and employs 2,500 people. Mercy operates outpatient health centers in Carroll County, Jackson Township, Lake Township, Louisville, North Canton, Plain Township and Tuscarawas County. A Catholic hospital, Mercy Medical Center upholds the mission and philosophy of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine and continues to be responsive to the needs of the community. For more information, see cantonmercy.org.