Obituary of Michael Edward Mettler
Manitou Beach – Michael Edward Mettler, age 69, of Manitou Beach, passed away on Saturday, November 7, 2020, at Hospice of Lenawee with his wife, Carol and his two beloved dogs, Kaci and Elle by his side. He was born on June 23, 1951, in Coldwater, the son of Edward and Mary (McDonald) Mettler. He was a graduate of Hudson High School with the Class of 1969 and proudly served his country in the United States Army. On June 23, 1983, in Bonita Springs, FL, Mike married the love of his life, Carol Piergentili and she survives. Mike had been employed with Merillat for 38 years as a forklift driver. Mike enjoyed golfing, gardening, yardwork, walking his dogs, Kaci and Elle, watching and attending NASCAR races, and spending time traveling in the UP in his RV.
In addition to his wife of 37 years, Carol, he is survived by his loving daughter, Kelly Lynn Keltz of Surprise, AZ and sister, Judy Marry of Pittsford. He was preceded in death his parents and his mother-in-law, Mary Ann Piergentili.
Cremation has taken place per Mike’s wishes. There will be a celebration of life at a later date. Mikes family would like to express their profound gratitude to his Wednesday night golf and poker buddies for their continual support, to the Toledo ProMedica Nurses, especially Ryan, who showed such compassion, and to Hospice of Lenawee for the excellent comfort care, peaceful and dignified passing, and allowing Mike to enjoy his last day on the patio with the sunshine on his face.
You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial contributions in Mike’s honor may be given to his favorite charities, Lenawee County Humane Society, Best Friends Animal Society, Planned Pethood of Toledo, where Elle was adopted or to Hospice of Lenawee. Arrangements under the direction of the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Michael Mettler, please visit Tribute Store