James Jefferson Pilgrim died June 12, 2014 at the age of 56.
Pilgrim was born in Honolulu, Hawaii on Sept. 29, 1957. He served in the U.S. Army until he retired as a Staff Sergeant in 1992.
He is preceded in death by his sisters, Judy Prifogle and Janet Regian. He is survived by his mother, Norma Reher; siblings, Jerry McCleary, Jean Pilgrim, Jay Threet, John Robinson and Janel Moss; his wife, Mary Jane Pilgrim; his children, Jeremy Pilgrim, Ryan Pilgrim, Stacie Morocco, Dorothy Stanford and Alora Pilgrim; and his six grandchildren.