James Robert Hassman, 43, of Davenport, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, August 8, 2023 at home.
Visitation will be held from 4-7pm on Monday, August 21, 2023 at Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home, 614 N. Main, Davenport.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 am on Tuesday, August 22, 2023 at
Holy Family Catholic Church, 1923 Fillmore St, Davenport.
Jim was born in Davenport, Iowa on July 31, 1980. He was the son of Robert and
Pamela (Cummings) Hassman. He attended West High School and later joined
the National Guard. He worked at Walmart in Davenport and previously at Good
Samaritan Nursing Home where he was a favorite staff member of many of the
Jim was a natural athlete and played traveling soccer while a student. As an adult
he continued to be committed to working out regularly and taking runs along the
Duck Creek bike path. He loved beautiful Iowa days when the weather was warm
and mild. Although he was normally a quiet person he would become very loud
and animated while watching the Detroit Lions or Iowa Hawkeyes play, which
delighted and entertained those around him. He enjoyed spending time with his
countless friends: Jayson and his family, Ronnie, Anthony and George, to name a
Jim was a devoted son, a kind brother and an attentive and loving uncle. He was
deeply loved and will be greatly missed by his family and friends. We will never
forget him. We celebrate the life he had on this earth though it was far too short
of a time and mourn and honor the passing of this brave man. We know for
certain that his heavenly Father loved him and delighted in creating him.
He is survived by his parents, Bob and Pam Hassman of Davenport, IA; his
siblings, Paul Hassman of Pensacola, FL; Cynthia (Luke) Street and their
children, Lewis, Cedric, Finnegan, and Edmund of Rock Island, IL; Katie
Hassman and her children Gabby, Sammie and Jason Herrera of Davenport, IA;
and Joe Hassman of Davenport, IA; along with many aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents Robert and Mary Elizabeth
Hassman and John and Mary Jane Cummings, uncles Mike and Tommy
Cummings, his aunt Sheila Cummings and his cousin Nick Hassman.