Jay Rosio, of Minneapolis, died Friday, November 2, 2012 at his home. He was 45 years old. He was born on July 22, 1967 in Laona, a son of Herbert and Tina (Schoolman) Rosio and the family resided in Crandon.
He was a graduate of Crandon high School with the class of 1986. He attended Nicolet College in Rhinelander, for three years before transferring to Minneapolis College of Art and Design where he received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1993.
Mr. Rosio was employed at Northtown village apartments in Spring Lake Park, MN.
During his lifetime he enjoyed downhill skiing, playing video games, tennis, riding motorcycle, target shooting, power boating, lego projects, driving his Subaru and collecting Hot Wheel cars.
During high school years he operated Jay's Bike Shop from his parents garage, where he repaired and built bikes.
Survivors are his parents, Herbert and Tina Rosio, Crandon; a sister Lisa Ottmann, Antigo; a niece Nia (Taylor) Tauer, Fond du Lac; aunts and uncles, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents; Louis and Mildred Rosio, George and Evelyn Schoolman, and brother in law Pete Ottmann.
A memorial service will be held on Monday, November 12, at 1 p.m. at the Seventh Day Adventist Church, 1515 Third Avenue, Antigo, with pastor Rowell Puedivan officiating. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of services Monday at the church. Bradley Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
To view Jay's memorial site go to: www.jay-rosio.forevermissed.com. ... Read More
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Thank you so much for the memories of Jay. What wonderful tributes! Our love and thanks to all.
I miss Jay so much!
We will forever miss you! We still can't believe you are gone but not forgotten. You made our family complete and you will always forever be our nephew-in-law and Grandson. Our times together with you were always fun... more
Jay, I wish you the best in your new life in paradise. I will always remember the time went down to "the ranch" with my sister, grandparents, and your parents. We had a fun time joking around with you and Lisa. You will ... more
Jay it was my budy my friend my family my coworker we work togheter its very hard work whit out him he is the something he make me alawys laugh never b sad or mad whit him we talk about everything he help all the time w... more
Jay was a wonderful man. We enjoying interacting with him through his maintenance work at Northtown Village. He will be missed by us all!