---- — MELROSE — Vincent E. Tierney, 82, of Melrose, died July 28, 2013, at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Melrose; with Fr. Patrick Lumsden officiating. Burial will take place in Melrose on ground donated from the family farm at Mt. Calvary Cemetery with military rites provided by the American Legion Richard F. Ward Post in Melrose.
Visitation will be held from 3-7 p.m. Tuesday at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Melrose with Vince’s family present throughout the afternoon and evening. A rosary will be led at 4 p.m. by the Knights of Columbus, Council #4167 with a Christian wake service beginning at 7 p.m.
Memorials may be made to St. Patrick’s Catholic Church or to the American Legion Richard F. Ward Post in Melrose.
Condolences may be left for the family at www.tharpfh.com.