Bobzien, Jason Robert, St. Louis, Michigan


Passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at his home. Age 39 years. Jason was born in Alma, Michigan on February 6, 1976, the son of Gerald Robert and Karen Sue (Edgar) Bobzien. He graduated from Ithaca High School with the class of 1994, and went on to earn his associate degree from Delta College as an RN. Jason married Sarah Hickey in Fairgrove, Michigan on September 28, 2002; she preceded him in death on February 3, 2009. Jason was an avid hunter and enjoyed spending time at the family land in Barryton. He was an avid MSU fan, enjoyed reading, and watching movies. He had attended St. Louis Church of Christ. Jason is survived by his parents Bob and Beth Bobzien of Kentwood, MI, Karen and Mike Humphrey of St. Louis, MI, parents in law Duane and Patty Hickey of Fairgrove, MI, sisters; Tina and Nick Pitcher of St. Louis, MI, Angie Sparks of Mt. Pleasant, MI, step sisters; Heather Emerick of Houghton Lake, MI, Cristin Diaz of Mexico and Stacey Fish of Grand Rapids, MI and their children, stepbrothers; Chris Humphrey of Spring, TX and Josh Humphrey of Clawson, MI and their children, sister in law Robin and John Esteb of Indiana, nephews; Ethan Pitcher and Scott Esteb, nieces; Madison and Myah Pitcher, Cheyenne, Kimberly, Riley, and Lilly Chamberlain, Ava Esteb, grandfather Robert Bobzien of St. Louis, MI, grandmother Genevieve Edgar of Breckenridge, MI, 2 best buddies; Aaron VanHorn of Ithaca, MI and Pat Shattuck of Ithaca, MI. Jason was preceded in death by his wife Sarah, grandmother Helen Bobzien, grandfather Bernard Edgar, and his beloved cat Gordon. A Memorial Visitation will be held on Saturday, April 11, 2015 from 5-8 p.m. at Smith Family Funeral Homes, St. Louis. Memorial contributions may be made to the family. Online condolences can be sent to www.smithfamilyfuneralhomes.com.