James Mark Picozzi

James Picozzi Laguna Hills, CAJames Mark Picozzi, born April 15, 1959, passed away March 8, 2013 at the age of 53. He is sur- vived by his mother, Theresa Picoz- zi, Laguna Woods, CA; brother, Vincent Picozzi, Mer- cer Island, WA; sisters, Anita Moran, Dallas, TX, and Elissa Sterry, Houston, TX. James was born in Schenec- tady, NY and attended Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School. He studied English and law at Yale University. As a graduate of the Yale Law School, he was also named to the Yale Law Review. James practiced law in New York, NY, Washington DC and Irvine, CA. James resided in Dana Point, CA where he man- aged his own law practice. James enjoyed jazz music and played the jazz trombone in college. He was an avid read- er and collected rare books, cook books and comics. He was also an excellent cook and par- ticularly enjoyed Italian food. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to the American Liver Foundation, 39 Broadway, Suite 2700, New York, NY, 10006 or at www.liverfounda- tion.org

Published in The Daily Gazette Co. on Mar. 17, 2013