Andrew Jack Michaels
September 12, 1928 - June 28, 2018
Andrew “Jack” Michaels, 89 passed away June 28, 2018 with family by his side. Jack was born and raised in Salem, Oregon, residing in West Salem for most of his life. He was the eldest of two sons of Drew and Darlene Michaels.
Jack married Donna Bruce on August 22, 1952 and shared 64 wonderful years together before Donna passed away in March 2017.
Jack worked most of his career as a salesman in the food service industry before retiring from Blue Bell, Inc. in 1990. He enjoyed outdoor activities that included boating, water skiing, off road motorcycle riding and spending time with family and friends at their 3 Rivers property at Lake Billy Chinook. He also enjoyed classic cars and attending car shows with his 1968 Ford Torino. Jack was a quiet, caring man and will be missed dearly.
Thank you to the staff at Sweet-Bye-N-Bye Memory Care and Amy with Bristol Hospice for the wonderful care our Dad received.
Jack is survived by his daughter Darla Biasi; son Larry Michaels (Nancy); grandsons Tony Biasi and Kevin Michaels; great grandson Vance Biasi; brother Darwin “Bud” Michaels (Connie) and many nieces and nephews. Jack was preceded in death by his parents and his wife.
Please join us for a Gathering of Family and Friends to celebrate Jack’s life on Monday, July 16, 2018, anytime between 2 and 4 pm at Virgil T. Golden Funeral Service. No Service to follow.