October 27, 2010
Monday, November 1, 2010 11:00 AM Middleburg United Methodist Church
Sunday, October 31, 2010 3 - 7pm
Michael L. Berry, 58 of Zanesfield, passed away, Wednesday, October 27, 2010 in Memorial Hospital of Union County, Marysville.
He was born December 3, 1951 in Urbana, Ohio. Mike was a 1970 graduate of West Liberty Salem High School. He served his country in the United States Army. He retired after 30 years from NaviStar. Mike loved working on his farm. He was a true handyman. He enjoyed fixing things and helping people.
He will be sadly missed by all who knew him.
Mike is survived by his loving wife of 37 years, Kookie Berry, his mother, Margaret “Ginger” Berry of Bellefontaine, his sister, Marjorie (David) Mahan of St. Paris, his brothers, Chester William “Bill” Berry of Bellefontaine and Joel (Brenda) Berry of East Liberty, several nieces and nephews and a host of friends.
He is preceded in death by his father, Chester V. Berry.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 3-7 p.m. on Sunday, October 31, 2010 in the Middleburg United Methodist Church, 11824 SR 287, Middleburg Ohio. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, November 1, 2010 in the church with Pastor Tim Reeves officiating. Burial will follow in Middleburg Cemetery. Serving as pall bearers; Gary Phillips, Steve Fahle, Doni Hardman, Terry Shaffer, Jack LeVan and David Mahan and honorary pall bearers; Bill and Joel Berry
Memorial contributions may be made to the Middleburg United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 1, Middleburg, Ohio 43336 or to the donor’s favorite charity.
Services are entrusted to FRESHWATER, MCDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, North Lewisburg.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.