Celebrity Obituaries

Review this week's trending celebrity news stories

James Mark Iocca, Sr.

Share This Obituary

Make a Memorial Donation

Tributes.com partners with over 100 national charities. It's easy and secure.


Memories & Candles

“I happened to see the passing of Mr. Iocca mentioned in the most recent edition of the University of Illinois Alumni News. Although I don't know if...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Robert D. Tober, P.E. - Wheaton, IL

“Sorry for your loss!!! ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: Cherie Whiting

“Mark & Kathy and to all the Iocca family; may the Lord comfort you all during this difficult time. Many thanks to Mr. Iocca for his service to this...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Carl and Dawn - Our condolences with your loss.Jon and LuAnn Pengra ”
4 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“A fitting end to a life of compassionate giving. The memories are grand!!Love, Gail Ehrlich and Family. ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“James;Thank You for your Service. We are forever in your debt. Condolences to all. ”
6 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“We are so sorry for your loss, James will always have a special place in our hearts. Michele and George Burkhart ”
7 of 13 | Posted by: george burkhart - jackson, MI

“Iocca Family, So sorry to hear of your Dad's passing but, he certainly lived a long and fulfilling life. Now he has joined your Mom what a great day...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Sending our prayers to all of the Iocca family. After reading over the many accomplishments of your father, and grandfather...he certainly left a...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers are with all you Iocca's. Uncle Jim was a great man. He. will be missed. Shane, Vickie, Morgan and...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Vickie Smith - Mesa, AZ

“With deepest sympathy to all the extended Iocca family on the passing of a wonderful and respected friend of the Thompson family. ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: David & Christine Thompson

“Carl & Dawn, sorry for your loss. ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Angie Pluta Jones - Parma, MI

“Mark, sympathy to your family in the loss of your father. Ron and MaryAnn Raser ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: MaryAnn Raser - Parma, MI

James was born on September 26, 1923 and passed away on Tuesday, June 13, 2017.

James was a resident of Michigan.

James attended the University of Illinois and received his Bachelors Degree in CivilStructural Engineering. He subsequently received his Masters of Business Administration from Eastern Michigan in 1978. At the ripe age of 83 James received his Ph.D. in Finance. WOW He was a 60-year graduate of the program.

Mr. Iocca is at the Desnoyer Funeral Home where a Prayer Service will be held on Monday June 19 2017 at 10:00 AM followed by the Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Church at 10:30 AM. Interment will follow at St. Johns Catholic Cemetery. Fr. Tim Nelson will officiate at the Funeral Mass. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday June 19 2017 from 9:00 to 10:00 AM.

Contributions to the Great Lakes Hospice Foundation or a charity of your choice would be appreciated.