James Jacob Mahaffey
November 2, 1956 – August 7, 2017
James Jacob Mahaffey (1956-2017) passed away unexpectedly on August 7, 2017. He was born in Dayton, Ohio to Herbert and Katherine Pester Mahaffey. He graduated from Central Union High School in Fresno, CA. and then married Geri Lynn in 1976 and had two children, Nathan and Kelly. They moved to Corcoran, CA in 1979 and recently moved to Lemoore, CA.
He worked at J.G. Boswell in Corcoran, CA as an equipment supervisor for the last 37+ years. He made many friends while working there and enjoyed playing golf with his friends every Monday night. He enjoyed farming, being outside, playing golf, watching football, and being with his family, especially his grandchildren. He was known as the “Tickle Monster” to them. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather.
He is survived by his wife, Geri, of 41 years; son, Nathan Mahaffey and wife Aja, of Rocklin, CA, and their children, Caden, Stella, and Skye; his daughter, Kelly West and husband, Eric West of Rocklin, CA, and their children, Tyler, Xander, and Liam.
He is also survived by his brothers, Charles Mahaffey, Mike Mahaffey, and Buck Mahaffey and their families.
He will dearly missed by all who knew him. A celebration of life was held on August 11, 2017 in Corcoran, CA.
Family and friends are invited to view Jim's legacy at www.peoplesfuneralchapel.com and write condolences.
Services by People's Funeral Chapel