Obituary for Ronald M. Michael, Sr. “Butch”

Ronald “Butch” Melvin Michael, Sr., 73, of Berryville, Virginia, died Monday, April 11, 2011 in the Winchester Medical Center.

Mr. Michael was born October 2, 1937 in Charlotte, North Carolina, the son of George Walker Michael, Jr. and Bonnie Mae Hunsucker Michael.

He was a self-employed construction contractor.

He was a member of Crums United Methodist Church.

He married Norene Frances Michael on December 24, 1955 in Washington, DC.

Surviving with his wife are a daughter, Debbie Burke of Clearbrook, VA; two sons, Ronald M. Michael, Jr. and Clay Michael both of Winchester, VA; a sister, Sheila Kelly of Charlotte, NC; a brother, Randy Wright of North Carolina; two grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held 6:00 P. M. Friday, April 15, 2011 at Crums United Methodist Church, Berryville, VA with Rev. Hyo Lee officiating. Burial will be private.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Crums United Methodist Church Pre-School c/o Peggy Jones, 2832 Crums Church Rd., Berryville, VA 22611.

Arrangements are being handled by the Enders & Shirley Funeral Home, Berryville, VA.

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