Carson Jockisch

Bethalto | Wednesday, July 27 2022 |

Carson Jockisch, 81, of Bethalto, IL passed away on Wednesday, July 27, 2022, at 6:45 pm at Barnes Jewish Hospital. 

He was born February 1, 1941, the son of Homer and Irene (Garner) Jockisch.  On May 2, 1960, Carson married Carol Bensa in Jerseyville, IL 

Carson worked for 37 years at Olin Winchester as a machine adjuster.  He loved life and was outgoing and a people person.  He loved the Lord and attended Calvary Life Church in Granite City, IL.  Carson enjoyed fishing, and spending time with his family; he had a special place in his heart for his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. 

He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Carol Jockisch of Bethalto, IL; children, Kim Benton of Wood River, IL, Cheryl Harris of East Alton, IL, and Geno Jockisch (Michele) of Minnesota; a brother, Richard Jockisch of Minnesota; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. 

He was preceded in death by parents and sons-in-law, Richard Harris and Tony Benton. 

Funeral Services will be Private, and a private burial will take place at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto, IL. 

Online condolences and guest book may be found at

Obit Provided By:
Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home

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