Michael passed away on September 4, 2017. He was predeceased by his beloved wife Bernadette, Father to Anthony, Rebecca and Courtney and her husband Brian. He was also predeceased by his sisters, Rosemarie and Louise.. Michael had many grandchildren, Christopher, Dylan, Matthew, Anthony and Bernadette.
He is a veteran of the Vietnam war. He earned the Bronze Star and the Purple Heart and served his country proudly as a medic helping wounded soldiers. Michael rose to the rank of Specialist 4 and recieved many commendations reflecting his efforts serving his country.