James "Jimmy"'s Story
James "Jimmy" Anthony Mickelson, age 54, passed away peacefully at his home on July 10, 2017. He was born on June 4, 1963 in Ashtabula, the son of Gary Red and Kathleen Sue (Luoma) Mickelson.
Jimmy graduated from Harbor High School in Ashtabula and was a member of the U. S. Army for two years. He enjoyed fishing and hunting.
He is survived by his sister, Robin Foderetti (Ralph) of Maryland; aunts, JoAnne Tobias of Ashtabula, JoAnne (Mickelson) Weir of Mentor; and uncle, John Butch Luoma of Ashtabula.
Jimmy was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Maynard George and Gary Scott Mickelson; maternal grandparents, John Elmer Luoma and Elizabeth (Costa) Schickel; and paternal grandparents, Arvid Antton and Betty Jane (McNaughton) Mickelson.
Calling hours will be 1-3 p.m. and funeral service 3 p.m. Sunday, July 16, at Potti Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 1329 Lake Avenue, Ashtabula OH www.pottifuneralhome.com. Father Raymond Thomas will officiate. Refreshments at Bethany Lutheran Church, 4-6 p.m. Burial will be 10 a.m. Monday, July 17, 2017 at St. Joseph Cemetery in Ashtabula OH.
Published on July 13, 2017