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John W. Michael

1943 - 2021

Van Wert


John W. Michael, 77, of Van Wert passed away at 12:50 PM on February 10, 2021 at his residence after courageously battling several health issues. John was born on March 16, 1943, in Van Wert, to the late Harry and Esther (Wortman) Michael.

John enjoyed watching the birds and squirrels that visited his feeders. He and his wife were avid travelers and visited all 50 states. He was also a member of the Sons of the American Legion.

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Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home

722 S Washington St., Van Wert, OH

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Tricia Unverferth

February 14, 2021 1:04 PM

I had the honor of knowing John and his beautiful wife Carmen. I will never forget boating on the river, the Fourth of July parties and fireworks, and being at their house in Convoy. I thank you for the many times inviting my family to eat with you. You will be deeply missed! Love you John!

Rick Brown (Reb)

February 12, 2021 5:02 PM

We were fellow campers with John and Carmen at Blockberger Riverside Campground i loved hearing his stories and was a great guy and will be truly missed! Sorry to hear about his passing and prayers to all his family and friends!

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