James J. "Jim" Carney

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James "Jim" Joseph Carney, of Houston, Texas, passed away, Friday, May 27, 2016 at his home.

A celebration of life service will be held at 10:00 AM, Friday, June 3 at St. Bernadette Catholic Church, 15500 El Camino Real, Houston, Texas 77062, Father Robert Barras will be presiding.

Jim was born December 11, 1939 in Denver, Colorado to Martin and Irene (McMahon) Carney. He graduated from St. Francis de Sales High School in 1957, from Regis College in 1962 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, and from the University of Southern California in 1964 with a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering. He went to work for Hughes Aircraft in California before moving to Houston, Texas in 1968. After over 40 years of work, and numerous recognitions from various NASA subcontractors, Jim retired from Jacobs Engineering in 2010.

Jim is survived by his son Patrick Carney and his wife Helen of Houston, Texas, his son Martin Carney and his wife Shannon of Parker, Texas, his daughter Annette (Carney) Propp and her husband Tim of Houston, Texas, his granddaughters, Madison Carney, Claire Carney, Amber Propp, Helene Carney and his grandson Tyler Propp. He is also survived by his sisters Marlene Wiske of Thornton, Colorado and Irene Selenke of Denver, Colorado.

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St Bernadette Catholic Church
15500 El Camino Real
Houston, TX 77062
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Published on yourbayareanews.com from May 30 to June 12, 2016