James I. Mergy, age 87, passed away on February 29, 2016 at his home in San Ramon, CA.
Jim has very fond memories of his working days at Curwood and the lasting friendships he made while living in New London. “Big Jim” will be remembered and loved by those whose lives he touched.
Jim is survived by his wife, Ida (Mickey) and his six children: Jane Mergy, MN; Elizabeth Mergy, IA; Gail (John) Helgeson, New London; Katie Smet, CA; Tom (Eileen) Mergy, WA; Carol (Mark) Winston, IL; “little sister”, Judy C.; 11 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Jim is preceded in death by his daughter, Pamela (Dave) Morien, New London.
A memorial service will be held in California for the family at a later date.