Nancy Merschman
Nancy Merschman

May 27, 1956-Jan. 11, 2021

DELPHOS – Nancy L. Merschman, 64, of Delphos passed away Monday evening at The Meadows of Kalida.

She was born May 27, 1956, in Lima to Harry and Velma (Kill) Hoersten, who preceded her in death. On Sept. 25, 1982, she married Harold Merschman, who survives in Delphos.

Nancy is also survived by two brothers, David Hoersten and Larry (Patricia) Hoersten of Delphos; two sisters, Margie (Douglas) McNeal of Delphos and Janet Swift of Spencerville; four brothers-in-law, Tom (Kim) Merschman, Dave (Lisa) Merschman, Paul (Bonnie) Merschman and Jim Merschman of Delphos; a sister-in-law, Barb (Rick) Burgei of Delphos; and many nieces and nephews.

She was also preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Michael Swift; and her in-laws, Sonny and Margaret Merschman.

Nancy was a 1976 graduate of Delphos Jefferson High School. She had worked 30 years as a nurses aide, retiring from Roselawn Manor in Spencerville. She was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, and Delphos Eagles Aerie 471. Nancy enjoyed playing bingo, doing crossword puzzles and playing on your computer. She truly enjoyed her family, she was a very loving person.

A funeral service will begin at 1 p.m. on Friday at Weber Funeral Home, Delphos, the Rev. Jerry Schetter officiating. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, Fort Jennings.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home.

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Due to COVID-19 pandemic, in keeping with the state order, masks are mandatory at the funeral home.