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Monday February 8th, 2016
9:30am - 11:00am

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Monday February 8th, 2016

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James Sheaffer

James J. Sheaffer, 85, of Carlisle, PA,  passed away on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 in Manor Care of Carlisle, PA. He was born November 17, 1930 in Newville, PA to the late Minnie Mae Sheaffer.

James retired from John F. Walters Excavation. He liked woodworking crafts and working on his cars or anything with a motor. He especially liked working outside in the garden with his wife Gayle.

He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Gayle Weibley Sheaffer of Carlisle; a son, Michael D. Sheaffer of Carlisle;  brothers, Joseph H. Dyarman of Plainfield and John Dyarman of Hanover;  sister, Betty Dyarman of Shermansdale and a sister in law, Nerine Rhoades of Carlisle. James was predeceased by his brother Jacob M. Dyarman.

Funeral Services will be held Monday, February 8, 2016 at 11:00 AM in the Hollinger Funeral Home & Crematory, 501 N. Baltimore Ave., Mt. Holly Springs, PA 17065 with the Rev. William Pipp officiating. There will be a viewing from 9:30 AM until the service. Interment will be in the Westminster Memorial Gardens.  Visit www.hollingerfuneralhome.com for  condolences to the family.

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Aunt Gayle and Michael I am so sorry to hear about uncle Jim. My deepest sympathy for you and the family. I will not be able to make the service. Just wanted you al to know you are in my prayers. Please let me know if you need anything or I can do anythng for you. My God bless you.

Wanda Weary Feb 7 2016 12:00 AM

Aunt Gayle, we were sorry to hear about Uncle Jim.  You are in our prayers we are sorry that we are unable to be at the services.  If there is anything that you need, please let us know.

Kay Boianelli Feb 6 2016 12:00 AM