Robert Glenn Sheriff: 1928-2012 |

Robert Glenn Sheriff: 1928-2012

Robert Glenn Sheriff


Robert Glenn Sheriff passed away on Feb. 18, 2012, in Lake Havasu City, Ariz., at the age of 84. He was born on Jan. 24, 1928, in Denver, to Charles and Adeline (Morgan) Sheriff.

Bob was raised on the family Sheriff Ranch in Hot Sulphur Springs, he worked as a carpenter and he helped build Granby Dam. His father was a Grand County commissioner and drafted Bob into the Army. Bob proudly served in the Army in the Korean Conflict from October 1950 to November 1952, serving in the 200th Engineers. He was a member of the BPOE Elks #2227 in Westminster and Carpenters Union #55. He loved to walk at Rotary Beach and enjoyed fishing, hunting and golfing.

Bob is survived by his loving family: his wife of 58 years, Josephine Sheriff of Lake Havasu City; son, Joe Sheriff of Westminster; daughters Terrie Bacher of Euless, Texas, and Mickie Johnson of Sheridan, Wyo.; brother John B. Sheriff of Hot Sulphur Springs; sister Peggy Jagelski of Santa Clara, Calif.; six grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.