John E. Grimes, 71, of Newville, passed away on Thursday, August 11, 2016
at C.R.M.C. He was born on June 28, 1945 in Carlisle, and was a son of the late Genevieve (Grimes) Sheibley
and Harold Sheibley.
John served in the US Army during the Vietnam War and worked as a roofer
most of his life. John enjoyed camping and sprint car racing.
He is survived
by his wife of 21 years, Mary L. (Jumper) Grimes, two daughters; Pamela (husband, Tony) Rowe of Carlisle and Jennifer Grimes
of Newville, one son, John E. “JJ” (wife, Julie) Grimes, Jr. of Mt. Holly Springs, one brother, David Grimes of
Carlisle, one sister, Sharon Goshorn of Mt. Holly Springs, six grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, August 16, 2016 in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St, Carlisle,
with Rev. Richard L. Reese officiating. Burial with military honors by Cumberland County Honor Guard will
be in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, Carlisle. A viewing will be held on Monday from 6:00 p.m. to
8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. www.Since1853.com
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I'm very sorry for your loss. He was a good man. I will always remember his laugh. This is
his niece Ovetta. Again very sorry for your loss.
R.I.P Coyote! Prayers for you and to your family. Our memories of you will live on.....
JJ AND JENNIFER, SORRY
TO HEAR OF THE LOSS OF YOUR FATHER. GOD BE WITH YOU ALL THRU THIS TOUGH TIME. GOD BLESS YOU ALL.
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