OBITUARY: Mercutio, 19

Mercutio, 19, was killed on Wednesday, July 17th, 1578.mercutio

Mercutio was born in Verona and son of Emelia and Claudio Fulbourne. He had a brother named Valentine. He was related to the Prince and Count Paris (obituary), who also died this week.

Mercutio  was a close friend of Romeo Montague (obituary), who was also killed this week, and Benvolio Montague.

Friends of Mercutio say he was a loyal friend and had a witty sense of humor that, some say, became an annoyance.

Calling hours will be held Friday, July 19th, 1578, from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Chapel Royal.

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