On March 19, 2020, Jesse James Meerscheidt passed in his sleep at age 74. Born on December 8, 1945 in Laredo, TX to Alexander Otto and Anna Lucille (Bledsoe) Meerscheidt, Jesse joined the U.S. Navy in 1964 and retired from the US Postal Service in 2000. On December 13, 1965, he married Sheri Lynn Zimmermann of Waukesha, WI and had three sons. Both Jesse & Sheri had a passion for geocaching.
Jesse was preceded in death by his parents, wife, son, Jean, and grandson, Brandon.
He is survived by his two sons, Jesse II of Daphne, AL and Jeremy of Fredericksburg, VA, several cousins, nieces and a nephew.
No services will be held, at his request, but donations may be made to the Brandon Meerscheidt Scholarship at VA Tech College of Science (Chemistry), at https://give. vt.edu, in memoriam.
Online condolences may be left at www.charliemarshallfuneralhomes.com Arrangements entrusted to:
Charlie Marshall Funeral Homes and Crematory