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James Herbert

James Herbert

Thursday, May 30th, 1985 Thursday, May 14th, 2020

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Obituary

Obituary for James Wesley Herbert Jr.

JAMES WESLEY “JIMMY” HERBERT JR

James Wesley “Jimmy” Herbert Jr, entered into the gates of glory to be with our Lord, when he passed away in his North Hollywood, California Studio Apartment on Thursday, May 14, 2020. Born at Chestnut Hill Hospital, Philadelphia on May 30, 1985, he is the son of Dr. James Wesley Herbert and Laura Ida Barletta of North Wales, Pennsylvania. His mother Laura from Philadelphia, predeceased him July 16, 2004. Jimmy is mourned by his father, James Sr now of North Hollywood and beloved sisters, Kristen Lynn Herbert of Studio City, California and Kimberly Ann Sandor (Pete) of Allen, Texas as well as Laura Olivia Sandor, Giulian Joseph Sandor and Carina Elizabeth Sandor all of Allen, Texas. And he further mourned by many friends, extended family and colleagues.

An accomplished and highly respected personal trainer, most recently employed as a Master Trainer at 24 Hour Fitness in North Hollywood, he had worked and trained at other fitness clubs in East Norriton, North Wales, New Britain and Collegeville, Pennsylvania. Graduating from NPTI (National Personal Training Institute) in June 2011, Jimmy was certified in CPR, AED/First Aid Certification from Red Cross, Kettlebell and Nutrition.

His enlistment in the US Marine Corps with basic training at Parris Island, SC lasted only 3 months and holding a position of squad leader, he sustained a major injury to his right leg during military activities and eventually was unable to continue the program. Jimmy attended, on a trumpet scholarship, the Valley Forge Military academy for one year then returned to public school where he graduated from North Penn High School, Lansdale, PA in June 2003.

Following in part, his parents’ musical life, he studied and became an excellent trumpet player as well as pianist which was self-taught on his mother’s grand piano in North Wales. And proudly, he additionally excelled in soccer and baseball of our community. Jimmy was a member of Sanctuary United Methodist Church of North Wales where he sometimes played trumpet with his father and professional brass performers.

A memorial service is being held on Wednesday June 17, 2020 12:00 PM and is being handled by Angeleno Valley Mortuary with burial immediately following at Valhalla Memorial Park Cemetery, both of North Hollywood, California. Plans are being made so that Pastor Jim Carver of Sanctuary in North Wales will officiate via live stream into the West Coast, His family will arrange for this to also be seen on the East Coast at that time. Possibly, when the pandemic regulations ease at the end of the summer, there will be a memorial service for him at Sanctuary Church in North Wales so his friends may attend. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Sanctuary United Methodist Church, 1346 E Prospect Ave, North Wales, PA 19454

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    Wednesday, June 17th, 2020 | 12:00pm
    Angeleno Valley Mortuary
    5423 Tujunga Ave
    NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CA
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    Wednesday, June 17th, 2020
    12:00pm

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Lauren Gillotti, Love your cuz. Winilou, and other have sent flowers to the family of James Wesley Herbert Jr.
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Lauren Gillotti, Love your cuz. Winilou, and other have sent flowers to the family of James Wesley Herbert Jr.
Hand delivered by a local florist
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Lauren Gillotti

With deepest sympathy, I am sorry for your lost and your family is in my prayers.
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Lauren Gillotti purchased flowers for the family of James Herbert.
Comment | Posted at 05:16pm via Floral Arrangements
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James W Herbert SR

Thank you so much for your beautiful floral arrangement delivered to my home in North Hollywood, CA in memory of JIMMY JR. His sisters, Kristen Lynn of Studio City and Kimberly Ann (Sandor) of Allen, TX as well as me are very moved by your expression of sympathy. Thank you and when you can, please send me your home address at my email, musmaestro@aol.com. Love, JIMMY'S DAD
Posted at 11:21pm
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Rita Conley

To Jim and daughters.
My deepest sympathies on the loss of Jimmy at such a young age. I see you have moved to the west coast and wish you comfort and blessings . May your memories of all his accomplishments sustain you.
Rita Conley, North Wales, PA
Comment | Posted at 06:47pm via Condolence
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James W Herbert SR

Thank you SO much for your kind words, Rita. It's been very trying for me and Jimmy's two sisters, Kristen Lynn of Studio City, CA and Kimberly Ann (Sandor) of Allen, TX. Your love comes through and is very much appreciated.
Posted at 11:09pm

Missy Hairston

My prayers & love are with you.
Comment | Posted at 10:59am via Condolence
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James W Herbert SR

Thank you so much for your prayers and love which were indeed with us during Jimmy's service and burial at Valhalla Memorial Park both in North Hollywood, CA. Love you. JIMMY's DAD and his family.
Posted at 11:18pm
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Love your cuz. Winilou

My thoughts are with all of you, Jim Kristin Lynn and Kimberly. With heartfelt condolences.
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Love your cuz. Winilou purchased flowers for the family of James Herbert.
Comment | Posted at 07:31am via Floral Arrangements
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James W Herbert SR

Couisin Winilou - thank you so much for your heartfelt sorrow and prayers for the loss of Jimmy. Your flowers were beautiful and greatly appreciated by his sisters, Kristen Lynn of Studio City, CA and Kimberly Ann (Sandor) of Allen, TX. I mailed you a card with the funeral notice and hope you received it. Love, your cousin for so many years, JIM. (Jimmy's DAD)
Posted at 11:16pm
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Stefano, Cristina, Matteo, Maria Giulia

Carissimo Jimmy, sarai sempre nei nostri cuori.
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Stefano, Cristina, Matteo, Maria Giulia purchased flowers and planted a memorial tree for the family of James Herbert.
Comment | Posted at 11:11pm via Floral Arrangements
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James W Herbert SR

Carissimi Stefano, Cristina and famiglia, thank you so much for the beautiful floral arrangement sent for JIMMY's service and burial at Valhalla Memorial Park, both of North Hollywood, CA. Me, his sister Kristen Lynn of Studio City, CA and Kimberly Ann (Sandor0 of Allen, TX are most grateful for your love and friendship.
Posted at 11:24pm
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