69 year old James “Jim” Gerasch of New Ulm died Friday at his home. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30am Wednesday at Cathedral of the Holy Trinity in New Ulm. Inurnment will follow in the New Ulm City Cemetery Columbarium with full military honors conducted by the New Ulm Area Comrades of Valor Honor Guard. Visitation will be 4-8pm on Tuesday and 7:30-10am on Wednesday at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home in New Ulm. There will be a parish prayer service at 7pm at the funeral home on Tuesday. Minnesota Valley Funeral Home in New Ulm is in charge of the arrangements.