Kalamazoo Carl B. Desimone Sr. 63 of Kalamazoo, MI passed away December 13, 2021 with his loved ones by his side. Carl was born 01/30/1958 in Kalamazoo Michigan and was a lifelong resident. He was son to Jim Desimone and Phyllis Hanna whom preceded him in death. He worked at James Rivers for over 20 years. He was a motorcycle lover and lifelong rider. His laugh was one of a kind and his sense of humor made everyone love him. Carl is preceded in death by his parents and his sister Debbie Laviolette. Carl is survived by 4 children Shannon Garcia, Carl Desimone Jr., Ryan Desimone, and Victor Desimone, several grandchildren, 3 siblings Tony Desimone, Tina Tipkin, and Roxanne Morris, several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins. He is also survived by his better half of 20yrs Cathy Daily along with tons of friends. Funeral services will be at Whitley Memorial Funeral Home, Inc at 330 North Westnedge Ave Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007 on Tuesday December 21st at 11am for family and 12 noon for friends and service.