Jesse M. Carlson
Jesse M. Carlson, age 64, of Roscommon, died peacefully on Sunday, March 10, 2019 at The Brook of Roscommon.
Jesse was born June 25, 1954 in West Branch, Michigan, the son of John Edward and Helen Frances (Brooks) Carlson, of whom both preceded Jesse in death.
He married Kathleen Pardo-Carlson on March 3, 2007 in Roscommon, Michigan.
Jesse drove school bus for the Gerrish-Higgins School District for over 20 years. He was one of the voices on the radio show on WRDS The Lighthouse.
Jesse had been on the Village Council, serving various positions including president. He was a meat cutter, having worked at a variety of stores with Sav-a-Lot in Grayling being most recent.
Uncle Jesse will be greatly missed by family and friends. He is survived by his beloved wife Kathy; his children: Chelle Warnars of Roscommon, James “Jay” Mobarak Jr. of Roscommon, Doreen (David) McGrath of Grand Rapids, Jolene Horning of Bellville; his five grandchildren; and many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
Family and friends will gather from 5:00-8:00 p.m., on Thursday, March 14, at Wagner and Walsh Funeral Directors, 143 Lake Street, Roscommon, Michigan 48653.
The Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m., on Friday, March 15, 2019, also at Wagner and Walsh Funeral Directors, with Pastor Lawrence Cook officiating.
The family prefers memorial contributions be made in Jesse’s memory to Roscommon Zoo, 6327 M-18, Roscommon, Michigan 48653.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Wagner and Walsh Funeral Directors, Roscommon.
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