Jesse Voight, of Braham, passed away on Monday, January 3, 2022 at the United Hospital in St. Paul. He was 48 years old.
MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held at 1:00 pm on Sunday, January 9, 2022 at the Braham Event Center with Pastor Julie Beck officiating.
PLEASE HONOR JESSE BY WEARING SOMETHING RED TO THE SERVICE.
MEMORIAL VISITATION will be held 2 hour prior to the service, beginning at 11:00am -1:00 pm on Sunday.
MEMORIALS are preferred for Morgan’s College fund, in lieu of flowers.
Jesse Ray Voight, of Braham, passed away on Monday, January 3, 2022 at the United Hospital in St. Paul, MN. He was 48 years old.
Jesse was born on November 9, 1973 in Mora, Minnesota to Joyce (Voight) and Robert Mattson. He grew up in Braham, graduating from Braham High School in 1992. Jesse enlisted in the United States Navy but was given a medical discharge before completing basic training. He returned home in Braham where for the next few years he worked for several different local companies as a welder. In 1998 he began working side by side with his Dad as an electrician in his business, Bob’s Electric. In March of 2016, Jesse began working at East Central Energy in Braham and he loved his current job as a meter service technician.
In September of 1991, Jesse met the love of his life, Jackie Stigen. They made their home on a farm north of Braham where they raised beef cattle, pigs, chickens, and turkeys. They were blessed with the birth of their daughter Morgan on January 29, 2007. Jesse loved riding dirt bike; a passion he passed on to his daughter and together they created “Voight Racing”. They enjoyed riding together and traveling around Minnesota competing with their Moto family.
Jesse loved the outdoors. Hunting for deer, pheasant, turkey, geese, and squirrel were some of his favorite times. In recent years, Jesse was a member of the Grasston Lions. He will be dearly missed by his loving family and friends.
Jesse was preceded in death by his grandparents, mother Joyce, and sister-in-law Tammy Voight.
He is survived by his soulmate, Jackie Stigen; daughter Morgan Voight; father Robert “Bob” Mattson; siblings, Jamie Mattson, Jennifer (Fred) Lundin, and Jason Voight; mother-in-law Maxine (Mike) Silva; father-in-law Richard “Dick” (Susan) Stigen; Jackie’s siblings, Jodi Michalek, Paul Stigen, Sam Stigen, Anna Stigen, Michael (Missy) Silva, Rocky (Amanda) Silva, Shane (Jamey) Silva, Miles (Jamie) Silva; many other relatives and countless friends.