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Myra Michael


December 13, 1932
September 2, 2018


Myra L. Michael, 85, of Centralia, passed away Sunday, September 2, 2018 at Fireside House of Centralia. She was born on December 13, 1932 the daughter of Lloyd and Evelyn (Root) Bond in Centralia. She married Martin Michael on April 12, 1961 in Carbondale.

Survivors include her loving husband of 57 years, Martin Michael of Centralia; her caring daughter, Rebecca Pearce of Centralia; precious grandchildren, Tim Wolenhaupt and wife Jennifer of Centralia, Chris Wolenhaupt of Centralia, Beth Pearce of Centralia, and Todd Pearce of Centralia; cherished great-grandchildren, Jessica Wolenhaupt, Karsen Pearce, and Kendall Pearce; dear sister-in-law, Lorain Reinhart; and special nephew, Dr. Gary Reinhardt.

Mrs. Michael was preceded in death by both her parents; and her son William Michael.
Myra was employed with Joy Company in management for 9 years. She had an avid love of reading and enjoyed helping others. Myra was an excellent cook, always taking the time to share a favorite dish with friends and family. She liked the challenge of a good crossword puzzle during her quiet times. Myra will be forever remembered as a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister-in-law, aunt and friend.

Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Centralia is in charge of arrangements. A private graveside service was held at Hillcrest Memorial Park. Online condolences or memories of Myra may be shared with the family by visiting and/or on the funeral home’s Facebook page.