April 26, 1987 ~ July 7, 2018
Born in: Cleveland, OH
Resided in: Iowa City, IA
James “Jim” Lewis Napier III, a law student at University of Iowa, died unexpectedly on July 7, 2018 at the age of 31 while hiking in the Rocky Mountains he loved.
Jim is survived by his father and step-mother, Dr. James Napier Jr. and Patty Cisle; his sister and brother-in-law Susan Napier and Alexander Berger; his grandmother Irene Napier; and his adoring niece and nephew. He is predeceased by his mother, Kristine Napier.
Jim was born in Cleveland, Ohio on April 26, 1987. He graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 2010 and worked in technology before being called to law school.
Jim was an avid outdoorsman. He enjoyed hiking, backpacking, and skiing. While he was forever in search of new adventures, or simply the next peak to summit, he was also devoted to his extended family and friends.
A funeral service is scheduled for 10:00am on July 11, 2018 at Good Shepherd Catholic Church, 2626 E 7th Ave Pkwy, Denver, CO. There will be a reception after the Mass at a private residence. The address will be given at the Mass.
Memorial contributions in James L. Napier III’s name may be made to the Knights of Columbus Christian Relief Efforts, http://www.kofc.org/en/charities/christian-relief/index.html.