SHERBS, James W., 84, of Wheeling, W.Va., died Monday, November 21, 2011 at Peterson Rehabilitation Hospital.
He was born October 2, 1927, in Seminole, W.Va., a son to the late Otto Edward and Julia Gumm Sherbs. He attended St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Wheeling and served in the U.S. Navy.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Helen Pauline Bartosh Sherbs, one sister, Wanda Steele, and one brother, Willard “Bud” Sherbs.
He is survived by his son, Rod Sharon Sherbs; three grandchildren, Shawn Alisha Martin, Sheldon Sherbs, and Michael Melanie Sherbs; two great grandchildren, Abbi Martin and Dusty Sherbs; several nieces and nephews; and special companion, Mary Savina.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at altmeyer.com