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James Patrick Irwin


1941 - 2015 Obituary Condolences
James Patrick Irwin Obituary
JAMES PATRICK IRWIN was born February 28, 1941 in Los Angeles, California. He graduated from Pasadena High School. He served in the Navy during the Vietnam War. He graduated from Orange Coast College with an A.A. degree in History. In 1974 he graduated from Fullerton State University with a B.A. in History and Basic Elementary Education Teaching Credential. He taught 11 years in the Fountain Valley School District and 22 years in the Perris Elementary School District before retiring in 2006. He was a member of the Lake Elsinore/Wildomar Elks, a member of the American Legion, and a life member of Veterans of Foreign Wars. Jim was preceded in death by his daughter Amy Lynn Rushing. He died unexpectedly at home in Menifee on April 3, 2015. Jim is survived by his wife of 27 years Beverly Irwin; granddaughter Kassidy Rushing; grandson Skylar Rushing, and step-daughter Katrina Boetto. Celebration of Life will be at 1p.m. on Saturday, May 9th at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Menifee, California.


Published in Press-Enterprise on May 4, 2015
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