Pierce Brothers Valhalla Memorial Park and Mortuary

10621 Victory Blvd, North Hollywood, CA


James Gabriel Elio

February 18, 1976September 14, 2020

James Gabriel Elio passed away on September 14 at 1:55 am due to heart failure in Burbank CA. He was born in Tucson AZ on February 18, 1976. He lived in Mesa AZ as well as Chandler AZ. He graduated from Red Mountain High School in Mesa & Mesa Community College with an art degree. He loved to draw & paint. Jim was a wonderful husband, father, son, brother, brother in law, uncle, cousin & friend. He always lent a helping hand & a friendly smile for everyone.

Jim is survived by his loving wife Barbara, his daughter Emily, his mother Margaret, his brothers: Joe, Bob, John, Mike, sisters in laws: Gloria, Merry, Conny, his brother in law Dave, his nephews: Chris, Joey, Johnny, Jason, & Camden, his nieces Ashley (Miles), and Destiny and his cousin Cynthia. His family that predeceased him are his dad Robert, his grandmothers Minnie & Dorothy, his grandfathers Paul & Robert & his uncles Joseph, John, & his Aunt Paulette.

Jim was an amazing man who we loved with all our hearts. Through everything & all of his medical problems he always smiled & was happy. We could not have had asked for anything more. He was precious, a true inspiration for us all.

We all loved him & he will be missed.

A private celebration of his life will be held on October 10, 2020.


No public services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.


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Kurt Brewer

September 23, 2020

I will miss you and will allways remember you,love kurt

Barry Fischer

September 22, 2020

I will always remember Jim as an amazing guy, willing to go the extra mile. Jim was so easy going and had a smile all the time. I will miss Jim.

Michael Marques

September 22, 2020

My deepest sympathies to the family. It was a pleasure and honor to work with you, Jim. You came into my life as an employee and left as a friend. Moreover, a personal inspiration in the way you battled through your chronic condition with such bravery, dignity and grace. You were loved by many. We will do all we can to support your family during these hard times.

Rest In Peace brother,

~ Michael

denise brewer

September 21, 2020

we have known Jim for many years. The elio family was some of the first people my boyfriend then my husband now introduced me to them. Great memories of all of his drawings that he would do. You are home in peace now
Jim. May that give comfort to your family. Love kurt & denise.

Margaret Elio

September 21, 2020

Dear Jim. There is no way to fill the emptyness of your passing. I see u in everything. Your warmth & love have given me the strength to go on. You were so happy & fun. You will always be in my heart. I remember your smile, the way u could make us happy. Jim, enjoy having no restrictions, fly free & know someday we will all be together again. You live on in your daughter & all the wonderful memories we shared. I love u more that ever.


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