James Merschman

Written by Anna Greiner on April 8, 2015

James H. “Jim” Merschman, 80, of West Point, Iowa, passed away at 7:55 p.m. Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at the West Point Care Center in West Point, Iowa.  

Friends may call after 1:00 p.m. Friday, April 10, 2015 at the Schmitz-Lynk Funeral Home in West Point. The family will receive friends from 3:30 to 6:30 that evening at the funeral home. A Knights of Columbus rosary will be recited at 4:00 p.m. and a Christian wake service will be held at 6:30 p.m.

 A memorial Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 11, 2015 at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church in West Point with Father Dennis Hoffman officiating.

Burial will be at the Calvary Cemetery in West Point with a flag presentation by the Holtz-Geers American Legion Post #668 of West Point.Memorials may be made in his memory to the Lee County Hospice or Holy Trinity Catholic Schools.

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.