54 of Phoenix passed August 15, 2016 at home with his family. James was born April 15, 1962, In Phoenix, AZ to Belen and Edward Lopez. He was a proud Air Force Veteran, dedicated UPS driver, beloved son, brother to Edward Michael and Monica Lopez, Rick and Belinda Sierra, uncle to five, Michael ‘Brother’ Jr., Megan, Jayme, Matthew, Arye, great uncle to Aydin and father to his one and only daughter, Mariza and son-in law Michael Perez. Inurnment will be at 9:00 A.M., Saturday, August 27, 2016 at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery Mausoleum, 2033 N. 48th Street, Phoenix. Arrangements entrusted to Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home.