Jesse W. Helsley 1986-2019

WARREN — Jesse Wayne Helsley, 33, of Warren, lost his long fought battle with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Thursday, June 6, 2019, at his home.

He was born Feb. 26, 1986, in Warren, a son of the late Leslie D. “Admiral BRMC” and Marlene M. Perkins Helsley.

He was a graduate of Champion High School Class of 2004. Jesse served in the United States Marine Corps with tours in Afghanistan and Iraq.

Jesse was proud of his two tours in the USMC and his brothers in arms, proud of the love of his family and friends, and a proud Cleveland Browns fan.

He was an outgoing person with a heart of gold, loved having “good times” with loved ones, enjoyed martial arts, music, the outdoors and walking his dogs.

Left to carry on his memory are his uncles, Melvin “Professor BRMC” (Patricia) Helsley of Sharon, Pa.; Tim Annabell of Salem; Michael Perkins of Connecticut; aunts, Cindy Thomas of Cortland and Jodi Buckley of Ft. Myers, Fla., lifetime best friend, Cassie Crytzer of Warren; and step-grandfather, Edward Dillon.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Melissa M. Helsley; and grandparents, Joyce and Ray Annabell and Helen and Wayne Helsley.

Services will be 6 p.m. Friday, June 14, 2019, at Carl W. Hall Funeral Home, where Lion Man will officiate. Friends may call 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, June 14, 2019 at the funeral home.

Jesse will be laid to rest privately with his family in Sager Burial Park, Bristol, Ohio.

In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions, in Jesse’ memory, to Homefront Hugs Foundation, 101 Fieldcrest Street / Ste 103, Ann Arbor, MI 48103.

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