James
James is survived by his mother, Consuelo "Connie" Campa of Torrance, CA; sister, Helen "Annie" (Bob) Ramos of Torrance, CA; brother, Oscar "Tony" (Lucy) Campo of Carpenteria, CA; brother, John (Laura) Campa of Gardena, CA; brother, Stephen (Connie) Campa of Gardena, CA; nine nieces and nephews and one great nephew: Sam, Olivia, Andrew, Daniel, Marissa, Jennifer, Jessica, John Michael, Kenneth and Natalie. James was preceded in death by his father Oscar, and brother, Thomas. A gathering of family & friends will be held at McMillan McCormick Mortuary in Gardena on Wednesday May 4, 2011 from 3 to 6pm. The Vigil Service will be held at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church at 7pm. Mass will be held the next day at 10am. Burial will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery in Culver City.

View current weather.

Memories Timeline

View the Timeline

Guestbook

  1. You were the best uncle & friend we could ever ask for, we were so lucky to have you! We will miss you everyday & never forget your endless joking & laughter. Love you more than you’ll ever know…. See you again someday. All Our Love- Jessica & Gary

  2. Jimmy – Your passing reminds all, just how short life is….. I’m forever grateful for time spent – especially in our “adult” years. You are/were a GOOD friend, I will treasure our time together … Anais Nin said it best “Through love, through friendship, a heat lives more than one life.” You my friend live in the hearts of many. Travel well! Thank you for the many gifts…..none more precious than you being you! Love, Kathleen

  3. Jimmy, you where such a good friend to me I will miss our walks we had together. you have touched my life with laughter. i will miss you . love and friendship…..susan

  4. Up in heaven, they have someone new. At those gates, he’ll be waiting for you. We used to talk – we used to laugh – we were best of friends. I thought that’s how it would always be. We are never far apart. For each time that we think of you, you’re right here, deep with-in our hearts. And each time that I think of you – I KNOW you’ll miss me too. We love you Jimmy.

  5. Love is stronger than death even though it can’t stop death from happening, but no matter how hard death tries it can’t separate people from love. It can’t take away our memories either. In the end, life is stronger than death. -unknown Thank you for welcoming us into the neighborhood with arms wide open.

  6. Dear Annie, Very sorry to learn of your brother’s passing! He was a Serra Man! You are in my prayers! Frances Martin

  7. Connie and family, I am so sorry for your loss. It has been quite awhile since I’ve seen Jimmy, but I smile at the thoughts of good times we shared when I lived in Gardena and could get together with him more frequently. Please note that I always respected his kindness and humor. Love, Veronique

  8. to the Campa Family. our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. I will always remember Jimmy at Serra. always ready to help, a true friend. Although we are sad and we ask God why? We must maintain our faith. I take comfort in remembering Jimmy bieng there for me when Mom passed away.One day we will all be reunited with him in Gods kingdom.

  9. To the Campa Family. our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. I will always remember Jimmy at Serra. always ready to help, a true friend. Although we are sad and we ask God why? We must maintain our faith. I take comfort in remembering Jimmy bieng there for me when Mom passed away.One day we will all be reunited with him in Gods kingdom.

  10. my condolences, just heard from betty vizzini, sorry for your families and everyones loss, was in steve’s st anthony’s class.

  11. campa family-so sorry to hear of jimmys passing.a lot of great memories many years ago.too many to remember all of them but a smile comes with each one.jimmy was just a “kid” when i hung around,but you could tell at his youmg age that he was proud to be a campa. love to all–jim & jane

  12. Our condolences to the Campa Family. Please know that the Lord is with you and earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal. We have so many fond memories of Jimmy and the good times we have shared over the many years! Such a caring and loving person – – he will be missed. Love, Pat & Maurice Baker

  13. Jimmy was a very great person and friend…really cared about his family and went above and beyond to help his friends…I was fortunate enough to have been Jimmy’s friend these past two years…was really saddened to learn of his passing as was never expecting it…Jimmy was very passionate about his family so much…Thank you for allowing me to call you friend…I will miss you Jimmy and I am certain you are enjoying being in paradise with God 😉

Sign the Guestbook, Light a Candle

Sign the Guestbook