JOHN KETELSEN(1964 - 2017)

JOHN KETELSEN It is with very heavy heart that we announce the sudden passing of John Bradley Ketelsen, 53, September 30, 2017. John was born January 11, 1964, in Chicago, Illinois, to Roger Ronald Ketelsen and the former Suzanne Tucker Hulse. John married Peggy Wilke and produced four successful children. All who knew him will have to admit his huge personality and absolute zest for life. He began his working life as an assistant boilermaker in Chicago, eventually purchasing and running Guardian Heating and Cooling. He sold the business in 2007 and moved to Las Vegas in 2008 for good. Here he began his very active retirement. John was preceded in death by both parents. He is survived by sons, James (Kristina Mercado) Ketelsen and Richard (Michelle Kinel); daughters, Ashley Ketelsen and Crystal (Rob) Barker; two grandsons, AJ and Austin; his father's widow, Merle Ketelsen; former wife, Peggy Ketelsen; and long-term girlfriend, Lisa Fortunato. Viewing will be at 10 a.m. Friday, October 6, at Davis Funeral Home, 6200 S. Eastern Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89119. Burial following at Davis Memorial Park.

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Davis Funeral Home & Memorial Park
6200 South Eastern Ave Las Vegas, NV 89119-3175
(702) 736-6200