Michael Allen Gillespie, age 39 of Morenci, passed away on Tuesday, September 21, 2021, at ProMedica Hickman Hospital after an extended illness. He was born on May 27, 1982, in Adrian, the son of Robin Gillespie and Susan (Sands) Gillespie Zook. Michael enjoyed attending the Hope Community Center, graduating in 2008.
In addition to his parents, Michael is survived by his stepfather, William Zook; sister, Amie Gillespie; and two nephews, Hunter Gillespie and Nolan Nortley. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Leroy Gillespie, Clarabell (Pete) Gillespie, and Wilma Gould; great-grandparents, Clarence and Wava Gillespie; uncle, Richard Gillespie; and aunt, Ardyth Sands.
According to family wishes, cremation has taken place. The family will receive friends at Eagle-Marry Funeral Home, Morenci for a period of visitation on Sunday, October 17, 2021, from 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. A memorial service will follow at the funeral home at 5:00 p.m., with Rev. William VanValkenburg officiating.
You may send condolences to the family at www.eaglemarryfuneralhome.com. Memorial contributions may be given to the Hope Community Center, Morenci Sportsman Club, or to the Gillespie Family. Arrangements have been entrusted to Eagle-Marry Funeral Home, Morenci.