James Garber

James Herron "Jim" Garber

1939 - 2018

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Obituary of James Herron Garber

James H. Garber, 79, Largo

James H. Garber, 79, died Thursday, November 29 in Ottsville, PA (Bucks Co).

Born in Pittsburgh to the late Nevin and the late Jean (Herron) Garber, James spent most of his life in Bakerstown, PA. He graduated from Lehigh University where he played football after which he was invited to train with the Chicago Bears. James retired from Medical Sales from Dupont. He cherished the time he spent with his family.

James is survived by his wife Peggy, Six children: Michael Keyser, Christian Garber, Daniel Garber (Mary Ann); Shawn Garber (Matt), Erin Keyser Schultz (Ron) and James "Jamie" Nevin Garber (Natalie); ten grandchildren and one great grandchild. Preceded in death were his two brothers: John and David Garber.

All services will be private. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to Doylestown Hospital Hospice c/o Doylestown Health Foundation 595 W. State Street Doylestown, PA 18901. All arrangements are being handled by Shalkop, Grace & Strunk FH. Online condolences and donations can be made at www.sgsfuneralhome.com

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