Jim Scovel, age 77, passed away March 22, 2018 at his home in San Tan Valley, AZ., with family and friends present. Jim recently retired from Safeway where he drove a truck for many years. He also served his country, as a young man, in the Marines. Survivors include Sue Scovel, his wife of 46 years, sons Mark and Matt Scovel, two step sons, eight grandchildren, six great grandchildren, and a sister. Jim was preceded in death by his parents, a sister, a brother, and a step son Randy K. Wood. Cremation has been accorded per Jim’s wishes and there will be no formal service. A celebration of life will be scheduled at a later date.