Michael L. White
- August 30, 1951 - December 5, 2012
- Kokomo, Indiana
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“I always enjoyed working with mike ,he was always ready to go the extra mile to help anyone.I will miss fishing with mike on webster lake.
very good...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Terry Worley - newport, TN
“I worked with Mike at Bon Air and am sad to hear of his passing. He was a super guy!
2 of 13 | Posted by: Mary Pruiett - Kokomo, IN
“To Mike's Family,
So sorry about the loss of Mike. I was a teacher at Bon Air School.
Mike helped me through the years to move my classroom...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Miriam M. Bence - Windfall, IN, IN
“sorry for your loss
4 of 13 | Posted by: rusty and kim manning - kokomo, IN
“Annie my heart goes out to you and may God comfort you with his strength. Mike always had a smile and was hard worker but never to busy to stop to...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Vicki Barlow - Kokomo, IN
“We have missed Mike here at Bon Air since his retirement. He will continue to be missed. Michael was our Cookie Monster. Hope there is a honey...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Bon Air Cafeteria Staff - kokomo, IN
“My heart goes out to you and your family. Praying for God to comfort you in this time of sorrow.
7 of 13 | Posted by: Melissa Stephens Louks - Kokomo, IN
“So sorry for your loss. Praying God's comfort to you all!
8 of 13 | Posted by: Jessica Ruemler - Scottsdale, AZ
“Mike was a great guy always had a smile and hug. I will miss him.
9 of 13 | Posted by: Geneva McKinley - Winamac, IN
“A great guy. Was an honor to have known you.
10 of 13 | Posted by: Chris Fyffe - Muncie, IN
“I was only given the opportunity to work with Mike for about a half a year before he retired. However, the time I got to work with him made a...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Lyndsi Smith - Kokomo, IN
“I knew Mike as both a neighbor and a friend, and would be hard pressed to say I knew of a better man. He was an interesting person, always quick to...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Michael Rothman - Kokomo, IN
“Mike was a very special guy, I'm so glad that I got to know him and work with him daily. He will be missed!!!
13 of 13 | Posted by: Lisa Whiteman
Michael L. White 61, of Kokomo, passed away at 5:28am on Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at his home surrounded by loving family, after a hard fought battle with Lung Cancer. Michael was born in Winamac, IN August 30, 1951 to the late Peter and Helen White. In 2003 Michael married Ann Marie White. He was a 1972 graduate of Taylor High School. He retired in 2009 from Kokomo Center School Corporation as a maintenance supervisor. After retiring, Michael continued his passion with "Mike White Painting", displaying his tremendous work ethic. Michael also spent many early years of his career driving a semi-truck locally and nationally for various companies, including the United States Postal Service. Michael loved fishing with his brother Bill, spending time with his three grandchildren, and caring for his yard and home. Michael attended Grace United Methodist Church. On Thursday, November 29, 2012 he and his wife Ann were baptized.
Surviving are his wife; Ann Marie White, of Kokomo, daughter; Nichole L. Mills of South Bend, son; Beau M. White, wife Jennifer of Noblesville, brother William White, wife Linda of Sharpsville, sister Jana Marden of Kokomo, three grandchildren; Harvey, Hunter, and Hannah Mills of South Bend.
Michael was preceded in death by his parents, Peter and Helen White, and his sister Pamela Mayfield. A special thank you goes to Dr. Andrew Spoljaric III, Dr. Carl and Cathy Kuenzli, Julie his nurse with St. Joseph Hospice along with the entire St. Joseph Hospice team.
Visitation will be from 2pm – 6pm Sunday, December 9, 2012 at Ellers Mortuary Webster Street Chapel, 3400 South Webster Street. Services celebrating Michael's life will be at 10am Monday, December 10, 2012 with Rev. Brian Cook officiating. Burial will follow in Albright Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials in Michael's name may be made to the American Cancer Society.