March 22, 1970 – May 22, 2017


James Leonard Roush, age 47 of Clear Lake, MN, died Monday, May 22, 2017 at Quiet Oaks Hospice House surrounded by his family after a courageous battle with cancer.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Arrangements are with the Benson Funeral Home, St. Cloud, MN.

Jim was born on March 22, 1970 in Framingham, MA to Thomas and JoAnn (Welter) Roush. He graduated from Remer High School, Remer, MN and attended St. Cloud Technical and Community College to be a machinist. Jim enjoyed bee keeping and was an avid supporter of the St. Cloud Polar Plunge, having participated the last three years. He was a proud member of the Clearwater Masonic Lodge #28.

Jim is survived by his parents, Tom and Nancy Roush of Polk City, FL; siblings Angie (Daniel) Wilkinson of New Richmond, WI and Tim Jackson of Clear Lake, MN; nephews and nieces, Justin, Ariel, Zachary, Kaylee, and Brandon; and great nieces Brooklyn, Linnell, and Harper.

He was preceded in death by his mother in 1982.