Michael Wayne Powell

Powell obit

Michael “Mike” Wayne Powell, 64, of Bellefontaine, passed away Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017, at his residence.

He was born Nov. 7, 1952, in Lima, the son of Robert E. and Marilyn Willis Powell. Mike  graduated from Bellefontaine High School in 1971 and was a U.S. Navy veteran  during Vietnam. 

He retired from Walmart as an assistant manager, and also worked for Quality Farm & Fleet, National Soft Water and Culligan.

Survivors include his parents; a son, Cody Powell; brother, Mark (Karen) Powell; sisters, Karen (Eric) Hart and Jodi (Ted) VanderRoest; several nieces and nephews.

Calling is from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22, at Jennings Farley Funeral Home and Crematory, 5591 S. U.S. Route 68, West Liberty, followed by military honors at 4 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be directed to the charities of the donors’ choices. Condolences may be made at www.jenningsfarley.com.