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James Ray Kessen

November 10th, 1960 - October 30th, 2019

​James “Jim” Ray Kessen was born on November 10, 1960. James graduated from North Torrance High School in 1978 and from there attended El Camino Junior College, graduating in 1982 with a Degree in Business. From 1979 - 2004, Jim worked as a Senior Product Manager and from 2004 - 2016 he worked in Sales as a Product Specialist. Jim met his significant other, Sofia Luna, in March of 2000. Some of Jim’s favorite hobbies included; being outdoors, playing sports (baseball, hockey, and basketball), fishing, watching the Olympic Games, and listening to music (especially Country). Jim was always there for his two children; he was a loving person and was an encouraging man who helped others become stronger. 

James is survived by his two children; Jordan and Tessa, his brother; Gene Kessen, sister; Therese Marie Kessen, and two aunts; Kim and Kathy. 

Events & Services

Graveside Service

November 22, 2019 · 10:00 AM

4471 Lincoln Ave. , Cypress, CA 90630 ·

Forest Lawn Memorial Park​

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