Jim Veilleux Passed away on November 24, 2013 in San Anselmo. Jim was preceded in death by his parents Roland and Anna Veilleux. He is survived by his beloved siblings Carol Gill and Bob Veilleux and their spouses Dan and Teresa as well as nephew Dan Gill and nieces Michelle Gill and Jennifer Veilleux. Jim was born in Providence, RI and grew up in East Bridgewater, MA. He obtained a BS in Nuclear Physics from MIT and a Master's in Cinematography from USC. Jim served as a 2nd Lieutenant in the U.S. Army in Vietnam. Jim was passionate about photography and worked in visual effects in the film industry for over 20 years. His notable credits include work at ILM on such films as The Empire Strikes Back, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Star Trek II and Poltergeist. After his work in film Jim spent the next 20 years working as a Programmer and web Developer. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, November 30th, 2013 at 11:00AM at Monte's Chapel Of The Hills, 330 Red Hill Avenue in San Anselmo.
Published in Marin Independent Journal from Nov. 28 to Nov. 30, 2013