The San Jacinto College community is mourning the loss of James Steen, Health Information Management instructor at the North campus. Mr. Steen passed away on January 6, 2010 while on vacation with colleagues.

James Steen

Mr. Steen joined the faculty at the North campus in 1997. “He established the Health Information program and through his work touched the lives of hundreds and hundreds of students. James was well loved by his colleagues and students and will be greatly missed by his many friends here at North,” commented North campus President Dr. Allatia Harris.

Memorial services for Mr. Steen will be held this weekend in Pasadena.

Funeral Services are as follows:
• Visitation is Friday, January 14,  from 5 to 9 p.m.

• Funeral is Saturday, January 15 at 10 a.m.

Rosewood Funeral Home
3939 Pasadena Blvd
Pasadena, TX 77503
(713) 920-2171

If you have memories or reflections that you would like to share with family, you may email those to . She is passing these thoughts on to Mr. Steen’s family. His daughter is collecting such things to prepare a memory book for the services.

In Mr. Steen’s honor, a scholarship fund is being established. You may contact the San Jacinto College Foundation about contributions you wish to make in memory of Mr. James Steen. The students he helped so much during his life will be helped by this scholarship fund.