James L. Sheriff, 76, of Annville, passed away at his home on Sunday, January 29, 2023. He was the husband of Shirley A. (Smith) Sheriff. They celebrated their 57th wedding anniversary this past September.

Born in E. Hanover Twp. on November 28, 1946, he was the son of the late Clarence W. and Katie M. (Albert) Sheriff.

James graduated from Northern Lebanon High School with the Class of 1964. He worked for many years as an end loader operator for Pennsy Supply, Inc., Millard Quarry, in Annville. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, woodworking, deviling everybody, and spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his daughters, Vicki S., wife of David Hartman, of Myerstown, Denise M. Marderness, and her companion, Scott Himler, of Harrisburg, Diane L. Sheriff, and her companion, David Moyer, of Myerstown, and Jennifer R., wife of John Neely, of Myerstown; seven grandsons and two granddaughters; seven great-granddaughters and three great-grandsons; and sisters, Nancy Arnold, of Jonestown, and Sandra, wife of Douglas Tucker, of Annville.

Funeral services will be at the convenience of the family.