He was a 1999 graduate of Allegany-Limestone High School and BOCES of Olean with a degree in Criminal Justice. He loved fishing, hunting, cooking and spending time with his family and friends. Mike moved to Delaware in November of 1999 but returned to Limestone in November of 2011 after battling Hodgkin's Lymphoma and poor health.
He was previously employed at Eastern Shore Energy in Camden DE, Lyon-Conklin in Millsboro DE, and at Tasta Pizza Express in Limestone.
Surviving in addition to his parents are three children, Destiny, Austin and Gage, one sister, Susan (Dave) Conner, of Bradford, one niece Brianna Conner, his paternal grandmother Martha Williams of Bradford, and many aunt, uncles, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents Don and Wanda Eidson, his paternal grandfather Daryl Williams and one uncle Gary "Smiley" Williams.
Family will receive friends on Saturday September 14, 2013 from 10:00am to Noon in the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc. 372 East Main St. at which time funeral services will be held with Rev. Stacey Fussell Rector of the Church of Ascension officiating. Burial will be in Willow Dale Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Limestone Volunteer Fire Department, or the Olean General Hospital Foundation.
On line condolences may be made at www.hollenbeckcahill.com