[caption id="attachment_3577" align="aligncenter" width="225"]<a href="http://www.sonomanews.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/James-Verbish.jpg"><img class="size-medium wp-image-3577" alt="James David Verbish " src="http://www.sonomanews.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/James-Verbish-225x300.jpg" width="225" height="300" /></a> James David Verbish[/caption]
James David Verbish, 66, died Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, at his home in Schellville.
A native of San Francisco, he was born to the late Hellen and Michael Verbish, on Feb. 28, 1947.
Having worked as a HVAC repair man his whole life, Jim met and made many friends along the way and was always one to make people laugh with his humor and personality.
His passion for the outdoors was evident as he was a hunter, fisherman and abalone diver. A longtime resident of Sonoma, 50 years, he attended Sonoma schools and was a graduate of Sonoma Valley High School.