I was cleaning out my VHS tapes and stumbled upon this time capsule: a 1994 infomercial on “high-tech gifts for Father’s Day.” In this segment: “High-Tech Office.
Roger seems to be the most popular character I’ve talked about for some reason, so here’s some additional stories I’ve recently recalled. I may come back and edit in some additional footage later of things I wanted to say that slipped my mind.
Roger F. Jesness
Roger F. Jesness, 33, of Las Vegas died Saturday in a local hospital. He was born April 26, 1965, in Los Angeles. A resident for one year, he was a freelance artist and assistant manager for Radio Shack.
He is survived by his wife, Frances Jesness, three sons, Paul Thompson, Eugene Thompson and Raymond Thompson, three daughters, Jennifer Thompson, Elizabeth Thompson, and Lisa Thompson, and his mother, Marylou Weston-Jesness, all of Las Vegas; his father, Peter Jesness of Cambria, Calif.; and one brother, Philip McBride of Van Nuys, Calif.
Services are scheduled 11 a.m. Wednesday in St. Viator Catholic Church, 2461 E. Flamingo Road, Las Vegas, NV 89119. Burial will follow in Palm Valley View Cemetery. Palm Mortuary, 7600 S. Eastern Ave., is handling arrangements.
The family suggests donations to the American Heart Association, 6370 W. Flamingo Road, Suite 1, Las Vegas, NV 89103.