James M. Gillmore
Resident of Concord
James Michael Gillmore 82, entered into rest on October 21, 2018 in Concord; born March 6, 1936 in Cleveland, OH to Donald and Florence Gillmore. He had been ill for many years; the family is very grateful for his all of his caregivers.
James attended Ohio State University, he served in the USAF (1959-1963) and he earned his AA degree in Computer Science from Diablo Valley College. James worked as a computer programmer 11 years for Wells Fargo. Then he worked for various companies as a self-employed programmer until his retirement in late 1999. James had a lifelong love of steam trains and model railroads. He also loved photography and traveling.
James is survived by his wife of 58 years Evelyn J. Gillmore; son Scott; daughter-in-law Cindy Gillmore; grandchildren Derek and Leah Gillmore. James is also survived by extended relatives and friends.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00AM, Monday, November 12, 2018 at Ouimet Bros. Concord Funeral Chapel, 4125 Clayton Road, Concord. Interment will be private in Sacramento Valley National Cemetery, Dixon, CA.
In lieu of flowers, memorials in James memory may be made to: California State Railroad Museum,
125 I Street, Sacramento, CA 95814.