- March 3, 1958 - December 30, 2012
- Georgetown, Texas
of Michael's Passing
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“Sitting here in stunned disbelief that someone so full of life, so full of kindness and so full of love for his fellow man, is no longer with us. ...Read More »
1 of 50 | Posted by: Ed Keller - Wallkill, NY - Friend
“I miss you so much. I have been talking about you a lot lately.
2 of 50 | Posted by: Maria Denney - Leander, TX
“So sorry for his families loss.We just found out if Mikes passing today, we used to live across the street from him 8 yrs ago. He was a super nice &...Read More »
3 of 50 | Posted by: Alan & Ruth Nansel - CO
“Christmas day will never be the same. Mike always volunteered for the Meals on Wheel Christmas dinner. His bright smile and enthusiasm was never...Read More »
4 of 50 | Posted by: Beth Jenkins - Georgetown, TX
“I am saddened to hear of Michael's passing. We haven't spoken in a long time. Distance sometimes does that to people. He was a great friend and...Read More »
5 of 50 | Posted by: Matthew Reed - East Brunswick, NJ
“I just wanted to join Mike's other IBM friends and say that Mike was always so cheerful, helpful and a joy to work with or talk to. He always came...Read More »
6 of 50 | Posted by: Dave Schroter - co-worker
“Mike, you choose to die while i am far away in Nigeria for my holiday. I spoke with you on the 25th of December, 2012 and we shared our normal jokes...Read More »
7 of 50 | Posted by: Rev. Fr. Eliseus O. Ibeh,msp - LA
“Mike was a special man and the world will miss his kind, generous spirit. I know heaven has another Angel. May the good Lord bless and keep his...Read More »
8 of 50 | Posted by: Teresa Barr-Jones - Florence, TX
“I will miss my friend very much. I have known Mike for 13 years now. I met him when he was working as support desk at IBM in building 45. The last...Read More »
9 of 50 | Posted by: Maria Denney - Leander, TX
“I truly treasure the years that Mike and I were able to spend together on this earth. Although his passing is hard to accept and understand, I find...Read More »
10 of 50 | Posted by: Cherry Guentzel - Cedar Park , TX
“Mike was one of the friendliest, most outgoing and energetic people I have met. He was always honest and upfront with people. Plus, he was always...Read More »
11 of 50 | Posted by: Louis Gonzales - Georgetown, TX
“I was fortunate enough to work with Mike for many years (where he was always helpful, and never without a smile), and to also see him post retirement...Read More »
12 of 50 | Posted by: Stephen Bergman - Pflugerville, TX
“My condolence to the Nappo family.
13 of 50 | Posted by: Hung Le - Austin, TX - Co-worker
“RIP Mike. You were indeed a great man. I was always looking forward to you returning to work, because you were irreplaceable. Thank you for the...Read More »
14 of 50 | Posted by: Irving Baysah - Austin, TX
“I missed Mike the moment he stepped out of IBM. Knowing you were in the world made it a better place.
Mike, I will miss you. Rest in Peace.
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15 of 50 | Posted by: Joni Preston
“I can not think of a more giving and friendly person than Mike was. He was always donating his time at church, or community. He was never too busy...Read More »
16 of 50 | Posted by: Jack DiLullo - Austin, TX
“My sympathies to Mike's family. I always appreciated Mike's help as he served with GMAT as a first responder. We worked many, many calls together...Read More »
17 of 50 | Posted by: Beth Jones - Georgetown, TX
“Mike was a colleague who extended the treasured greater-than-common courtesies. He provided technical support and spirit support. I will miss the...Read More »
18 of 50 | Posted by: Jean Gorman - Austin, TX
“Mike was a great guy and good friend.
He was always willing to take time to help anyone who needed help.
I will miss him
Peace be with you...Read More »
19 of 50 | Posted by: Steve Runyon - Pflugerville, TX
“My condolences to Mike's family on his untimely passing.
In reading accumulated tributes, I am not surprised to learn of all the people that he...Read More »
20 of 50 | Posted by: Jim Dillinger - Austin, TX
“Was fortunate to work with Mike for 10+ years till his retirement from IBM. Always smiling and helpful and loved to talk about various topics...Read More »
21 of 50 | Posted by: Asit Ambekar - Austin, TX
“Mike was a treasured friend and coworker. I came to know him as a man with a servant's heart. In all of my conversations with Mike, his commitment...Read More »
22 of 50 | Posted by: Mike Vaden - Austin, TX
“I spent Many enjoyable times with Mike, at IBM, out at lunch, At the Dell Diamond. I will miss Him.
23 of 50 | Posted by: George Dallas - Austin, TX
“We will all miss him, my family and I will keep ya'll in our thoughts and prayers!
24 of 50 | Posted by: Daniel O'Flaherty - Denton, TX
“I only knew Mike for a short three years as a member of GMAT. He was quite a unique individual. He like to help his fellow man and enjoyed hearing...Read More »
25 of 50 | Posted by: Gary Monroe - Georgetown, TX
“Mike always went out of his way to be helpful and friendly to us at work, and often went well outside his job description to help me when I had...Read More »
26 of 50 | Posted by: Michael Floyd - Austin, TX
“Mike used to work on the same PDV team with me. He is very friendly and open. When he moved out of the design environment to the global service to...Read More »
27 of 50 | Posted by: Tien Tran - Austin, TX
“Mike was perhaps the ONLY guy you could ever get a straight answer from at IBM. I was very upset the day I learned he was leaving IBM. Now, that day...Read More »
28 of 50 | Posted by: Chris - Colleague @ IBM
“May God bless his soul Dear Mike.
29 of 50 | Posted by: Bahman Mohamed - Austin, TX
“For several years I had the pleasure of working with Mike at IBM in Austin. Mike was one of those special people that worked tirelessly to make sure...Read More »
30 of 50 | Posted by: Jonathan DeMent - Austin, TX
“Mike will be missed as a great and caring friend. Mike loved the animals at our ranch when he came to visit. May God be with you! I worked with...Read More »
31 of 50 | Posted by: Roby Family - Liberty Hill, TX
“Our thoughts and prayers are with you in the loss of Michael. God's grace and peace now and always.
32 of 50 | Posted by: Chris and Celia Ellery - TX
“We met Mike in 1997 when we lived in Liberty Hill and attended Santa Rosa with Father Carr before the new church was built. Mike inspired us to be...Read More »
33 of 50 | Posted by: Karen, Van, and David Price - TX
“I would like to express my sincere sorrow for the loss of such a great person. I did not know Mike but a few years, but he never knew a stranger....Read More »
34 of 50 | Posted by: Bertha Hernandez
“Thank you God for sharing Mike with us. He has been a true blessing in my journey back home to You.
His smile, laughter, singing, and giving of...Read More »
35 of 50 | Posted by: Bambie Lane - Andice, TX - friend
“Every time I think of you Mike, I cry. I'm trying very hard to accept that God had a reason to recall you in the prime of your life. I never saw you...Read More »
36 of 50 | Posted by: Beverly Greer - Georgetown, TX
“Mike always had a smile on his face and usually a joke ready to be told. His beautiful voice will now be heard in God's Choir. He will be missed
37 of 50 | Posted by: Richard & Mary Massey - TX
“Mike never knew a stranger and touched everyone he came in contact with at church, in the community, at HEB, or anywhere. I am sure he is in Heaven...Read More »
38 of 50 | Posted by: Nancy J. Simpson - Georgetown, TX
“Our family is deeply sadden to hear this especially my children. Mike always made us laugh, smile and we loved his singing. He will truly be missed...Read More »
39 of 50 | Posted by: Blette family - Georgetown, TX
“mike always made anyone laugh...he could aways talk my ear off!!!going to miss you pal...rip mike!!!h.e.b. in georgetown will miss you!!!
40 of 50 | Posted by: tom yoder - BELTON, TX - friend
“We have all lost the chance to be around Mike and to get to know him better. He is now with God. Bless him and all those that he touched.
41 of 50 | Posted by: John Corbett - georgetown, TX
“We are sad that Mike's life on earth has ended at such a young age. We both have had an opportunity to visit with Mike recently. He was very...Read More »
42 of 50 | Posted by: Dave & Ticky Freiborg - TX
“I have known Mike for close to 20 years. He was one of the first friendly faces that I met when we joined Santa Rosa when it was in the small chapel....Read More »
43 of 50 | Posted by: Bea Burrell - Liberty Hill, TX
“Mike was an asset to Santa Rosa Catholic Church, as well as the community. We will all miss him.
44 of 50 | Posted by: Sue & George Duda - Georgetown, TX
“An outstanding contributor to our parish. He will be missed greatly. Our prayers go to him and members of his family.
45 of 50 | Posted by: Jay and Diane Baker - Georgetown, TX
“Mike was the kind of guy who would willingly go the extra mile for a stranger.
Even though we never met face to face, he was a tremendous help to...Read More »
46 of 50 | Posted by: David Overturf - Friend
“A bright voice that will be missed. Mike - we will always remember your efforts to help the parish.
47 of 50 | Posted by: Deacon Marc & Beverly Washburne - TX
“Although we know Mike is now singing in God's choir, we will miss him everyday.
48 of 50 | Posted by: Carl and Valerie Zimmerman - TX
“My wife and I are saddened by this loss. Mike devoted his life to serving others and the community has lost a devoted friend. We mourn his passing...Read More »
49 of 50 | Posted by: Greg Wallace - Georgetown, TX
“All of us at the Williams Drive H.E.B. were stunned and saddened to hear of Mike's passing. We looked forward almost on a daily basis to hear what...Read More »
50 of 50 | Posted by: Duane Lueckemeyer - acquaintance
Michael Anthony Nappo, of Georgetown, Texas, passed away on December 30, 2012 at the age of 54.
He was born on March 3, 1958 in Suffern, New York to Aniello and Anna Nappo. Survivors include his mother, Anna Nappo of Sloatsburg, New York; sister Patricia Woods and brother-in-law Randall Woods of Falls Church, Virginia; and nephew Randall Woods, Jr. of Fallswood Church, Virginia.
Michael Nappo earned his degree in Electrical Engineering from DeVry University and was employed for 30 years with IBM in Austin, Texas, before retiring in March of 2010. He was a member of Santa Rosa Catholic Church and served as an Administrative Assistant. Much of his time was dedicated to church activities, serving others, and various community groups. Because of his selfless devotion to others, Mr. Nappo spent many of his retirement years involved in civic and social activities such as Meals on Wheels and teaching CPR classes as well. He was also involved with the EMT First Alert Team. The life of Michael Nappo was defined by determination, faith, and enormous generosity. He was highly respected and loved by those whose lives he touched.
A visitation will be held on Thursday, January 10, 2013 from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. with Rosary to begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Chapel of Ramsey Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, January 11, 2013 at Santa Rosa Catholic Church in Andice, Texas. Interment will follow at Our Lady of The Rosary Cemetery in Georgetown.
Memorials may be made in Michael's memory to Santa Rosa Catholic Church, 6571 FM 970, Florence, TX 76527.
You may share a message or memory in the memorial guestbook at www.RamseyFuneral.com.