We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

James "Jim" Herschbach

A funeral service will be held Saturday, November 29, 2014 for 74 year old James "Jim" Herschbach of Perryville, MO, formerly of Palestine, IL, who died Wednesday, November 26, 2014 at Perry Oaks Nursing Home in Perryville, MO.

James was born June 25, 1940 in Walsh, IL, the son of James and Doris (Roche) Herschbach. He married Karen Gasper on June 25, 1960 in Marion, IN and she survives of Perryville, MO.

Also surviving are two children, Michael Herschbach of Chester, IL and Michelle Boner of Perryville, MO. Two brothers, Robert Herschbach of Perryville, MO and Jack Herschbach of Chester, IL. Four grandchildren and four great grandchildren also survive along with several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one son and two sisters.

Visitation will be from 5pm to 8pm Friday, November 28, 2014 and after 7:30am Saturday, November 29, 2014 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL.

A funeral for 74 year old James "Jim" Herschbach will be held at 11am Saturday, November 29, 2014 at the Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home in Chester, IL with Rev. Zoila Marty officiating.

Burial will be in the New Palestine Cemetery in Palestine, IL.

Memorials can be made to the First United Methodist Church.