Michael David “Mike” Deck 45, of Kirklin, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, May 21, 2014 after a battle with pancreatic cancer. He was born August 15, 1968 in Wilmington, OH to David & Miriam (Doak) Deck. He married Kimberly Salem on June 14, 1997 and she survives.
Michael graduated from Ohio State and received a bachelor degree from the School of Engineering. He worked for Archer Daniels Midland for 22 years as an engineer/plant manager, working in Frankfort, IN, Macon and Valdosta, GA, Torreon, Cohuilla, Mexico, Fostoria, OH and Lloydminster, Alberta Canada.
Michael was passionate about spending time with his sons. He enjoyed boating, fishing, Ohio State Football and weekend BBQ’s. He was a member of the St. Mary’s Catholic Church.
Visitation and Services
Viewing times are 5-8 p.m. Friday, May 23, 2014, with a rosary prior to viewing at 4 p.m. at Goodwin Funeral Home. Catholic rite of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 24th at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 600 St. Mary’s Ave., Frankfort, IN. Officiant Fr. Chris Miller presiding. Graveside services immediately following mass will be at Oak Hill Cemetery, Kirklin. A fund has been established for the future education of Mike’s sons, please contact us here at Goodwin Funeral Home.
wife, Kimberly, his father, David Deck of Martinsville, OH, a brother, Matt Deck of Carey, OH, three sons, Grant 15, Oliver 13 and Fife 9.