Obituary: James Campbell Wilhelm April 5, 2019


James Campbell Wilhelm, 70, of Albuquerque and formerly of Los Alamos passed away unexpectedly on April 5, 2019. 

Jimmy, as he was affectionately known, graduated from Los Alamos High School in 1966 and as a Registered Nurse from the University of New Mexico in 1974. He served in the US Navy from 1966 – 1972.

In his earlier years Jim enjoyed camping and backpacking with his many friends and family and more recently traveling with his wife.

Jim was preceded in death by both of his parents Richard and Doris Wilhelm of White Rock. He is survived by his wife of 23 years Nina Wilhelm, two sons Paul Wilhelm (Jaimie) and Keven Wilhelm (Kodi) both of Albuquerque, four grandchildren Liam, Peyton, Noah, and Willow.

Jim is also survived by his brother Rick Wilhelm (Maura) of Aurora, Colorado, sister Patti Pope of Los Alamos, as well as many nieces, nephews, friends and extended family.

A graveside service with Navy Honors will be held at 2:15 pm, Thursday, April 18th at the Santa Fe National Cemetery.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Rivera Family Funeral Home of Los Alamos. Condolences and memorial can be sent to