Jason M. Wicht, age 38, of Columbia Heights and formerly of Isanti,passed away Wednesday, October 15th at his parents home after a 20 month battle with cancer. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:30 A.M. on Saturday, October 18th at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church in Isanti with Father Jose Edayadiyil and Father Richard McGuire as Celebrants. A visitation will be held 2 hours prior to the funeral Mass at the church. Pallbearers will be Nathan Bart, Ryan Bart, Ryan Leonard, Steve Schommer, Shannon King and Dave Peltier.
Jason Michael Wicht was born August 21, 1970 in Fridley, Minnesota to Ron and Kathy Wicht. He graduated from St. Francis High School in 1988 and attended North Hennepin College. Jason learned to hunt and fish with his father at a very young age and this gave both of them years of joy and stories to last a lifetime. Jason lived in Columbia Heights with his fiancée Paula Lundstrom. He was employed with Lawrence Sign, Inc. for the past 18 years. He was a member of Sheet Metal Workers Local #10.
Jason died Wednesday, October 15, 2008 at his parents home in Isanti at the age of 38 years, 1 month and 24 days. Jason passed away after a 20 month battle with cancer. He fought this disease with strength, courage, bravery and never a complaint. He was our hero.
He is survived by his fiancée, Paula Lundstrom of Columbia Heights; parents, Ron and Kathy Wicht of Isanti; sister, Talonna (Brad) Chapman and niece Eden of Savage, Minnesota; and by many other relatives and friends.