James E. Merriman
October 06, 1944 - September 19, 2021
Visitation: Thursday 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at Devlin Funeral Home Inc. Ross Twp.
Service: Mass of Christian Burial in Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Parish, St. Teresa of Avila Church, Friday 10:30 a.m.
Of Ross Twp., on Sunday, September 19, 2021. Born October 6, 1944 in Pittsburgh, PA. Son of the late Chester and Frances Merriman; beloved husband of 53 years to April L. (Dunham) Merriman. Loving father of Scott A. Merriman (Laura); proud “Pop Pop” of Mason, who was the joy of his life. Son-in-law of the late Frank and Mae Dunham. Jim was a Port Authority bus driver and a member of ATU Local 85 for over 25 years. Jim was preceded in death by over 4 million others infected with COVID-19. Although he was fully vaccinated, he was one of the 1 in 13,000 that did not achieve full immunity. If you have not been vaccinated please let Jim’s passing give you pause to rethink your decision. Friends received Thursday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at DEVLIN FUNERAL HOME, INC., 806 Perry Hwy., North Hills. Mass of Christian Burial in Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Parish, St. Teresa of Avila Church Friday 10:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to Animal Friends.