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“I haven't been to Covington for years, but I still remember what a sweet guy Mike was. I will be praying for the family & may God be watching over...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Hope Jackson - North Fort Myers, FL

“Sorry for your loss. Just now found it on facebook. Hope it was a peaceful passing. Thought and prayers to all of you. ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: Carol , David &Andrew Pundt

“Jenny and Sherri, so sorry to hear about your dad, I know he tried his best with you girls and you loved him dearly. Sherri, I hope you got all...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: LINDA WORDEN - COVINGTON, IN

“I know him and the family for 17 years. ”
4 of 14 | Posted by: Jury Reed - A friend

“I have known Michael for years. He was a great person and I'm glad to have known him. Rest in peace my friend.s ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: Sarah Tibbett - A friend

“I have known Michael for years. He was a great person and I'm glad to have known him. Rest in peace my friend.s ”
6 of 14 | Posted by: Sarah Tibbett - A friend

“SO SORRY FOR THE LOSS OF A GOOD FRIEND AND MY PRAYERS ARE WITH THE FAMILY. I WENT TO SCHOOL WITH MIKE AND RAN AROUND TOGETHER FOR YEARS. ONE OF THE...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Teresa (Bowling) hALL - kingman, IN

“I have so many memories I just can't pick one. Mike you were a wonerful ,creative father. And an Amazing mechanic. You are going to be missed very...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: April DBracknell & Family - IN

“Mike was a unique individual. He was one of those one-of-a-kind people that you don't meet very often in life. His late wife Marcia (Huffman)...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Pat Huffman - family

“Sherri, I never got to meet your Daddy but I am sure he was wonderful because you are wonderful! I am so sorry for your loss, but I am so thankful...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Renee Parlitsis - Spotswood, NJ

“Knew Mike for several years, had lost contact, but was reaquainted with him when he started coming to Walt's Auction Barn on 41 near Yeddo. Mike was...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Gail Langford - Kingman , IN

“So very sorry for your loss..our thoughts and prayers are with your family..God speed ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Pat Meek Family - covington, IN

“Sorry for your lose,Always saw Mike at the computer playing games when I went there and visited ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Michael Austin - Crawfordsville, IN

“Girls, so sorry for your lose. I know this is a very difficult time. It will get better, remember the good things and remember you still have each...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Teresa Porter - Dana, IN


Michael E. Strawser, age 59, of Covington passed away at 7:52am on Monday January 21, 2013 at his residence after a battle with cancer. He was born in Danville IL on December 4, 1953 to the late Glenn & Martha (Higbee) Strawser. He married Marcia Strawser, who preceded him in death.
Michael graduated from Covington High School. He was a self-employed diesel mechanic and truck driver. He enjoyed working on cars, going to auctions, gardening, reading good books, was a wonderful grandpa, and helped anyone in need.
Survivors include his daughters, Jenny Smith of Indianapolis and Sherri (Refugio) Ramirez of Covington; sisters, Dollores Stellas of Glenview IL, Cynthia Hehmann of Covington, and Karen (Bill) Dockins of Portage IN; brother, Richard (Sharon) Roberts of Covington; 5 grandchildren, Christian, Andrew, Justin, Chloe, and Lillian and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Marcia Strawser; infant son, Michael E. Strawser Jr.; and brother, Gene Strawser.
Visitation Friday January 25, 2013 from 5-7pm at Sanders Funeral Care, 203 S 1st Street, in Kingman with the memorial service following at 7pm. Sanders Funeral Care entrusted with care. Share memories and condolences online at www.sandersfuneralcare.com

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