James L. Hardiman, 65, formerly of Princeton, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2010 at Barnes Jewish Hospital.

Born May 10, 1945 in Danville, Ill., he graduagted from Francisco High School. He served in the U.S. Navy for several years. He retired from ALCOA after 33 years of service.

Survivors include his wife, Sharon; mother Reva and her husband, Oscar Walls; daughters, Noreen and Candy; brothers, Calvin, Chris, Cecil, Greg, Sean; sisters, Connie, Karen, Janis, Gisele, Jill, Carla; and four grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father, Clarence “Boo” Severado; brother, Clarence “Butch” Severado; and a grandmother.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the New Jersulem Missionary Baptist Church in Ferguson, Mo. with burial to follow.

Visitation will be 9:30 a.m. until the service hour.