Lucille MerschmanWritten by Theresa Rose on May 1, 2015
Lucille Rosemary Merschman, 88, of the Kensington in Fort Madison, Iowa, formerly of St. Paul passed away at 12:50 a.m. Thursday, April 30, 2015 at the Kensington.
Born June 24, 1926 in Fort Madison, Iowa the daughter of Frank W. and Mary (Nichting) Pieper. On January 31, 1948 she married Robert G. Merschman at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Houghton, Iowa. He preceded her in death on April 22, 2005.
Friends may call and meet with the family from 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sunday, May 3, 2015 at St. James the Less Catholic Church in St. Paul, Iowa where a parish rosary will be recited at 3:00 p.m. and a Christian wake service will be held at 5:00 p.m. that afternoon.
A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, May 4, 2015 at St. James the Less Catholic Church in St. Paul with Father Bruce DeRammelaere officiating.
Burial will be at St. James Catholic Cemetery in St. Paul.
Memorials may be made in her memory to St. James Catholic Church, Holy Trinity Catholic Schools or Lee County Hospice.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.schmitzlynkfuneralhome.com. The Schmitz-Lynk Funeral Home in West Point is assisting the family with the arrangements.
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