Michael LeRoy Stillinger passed away on Sunday morning, October 18, 2020 after a lengthy illness. He was the only son of Reva Michaels and Ralph Stillinger who preceded him in death. He is survived by his devoted wife of 29 years, Molly; his children, Guy (Susan) Stillinger, Mark (Carla) Stillinger and Michelle (Lane) Greco; his grandchildren, Zain, Andrew, Blake and Brittney; his stepchildren, Wendi (John) Hedges, Carrie (Paul) Fontan, Beaux (Lauren) Mustin, and Brian (Lori) Mustin and his step-grandchildren: Sham, Kathleen, Rham, Connor, Andrea, Brady, Mary, Addison, Dathan, Cole, Harrison, Parker, Patrick and Preston. He is also survived by five great-grandchildren and one step great-grandson. He was previously married to Joy Wicker, the mother of his children. Mike was an avid fisherman, boater and biker. He was a wonderful and kind person who was always ready to help others. He retired from Union Carbide where he was employed as a safety specialist for over 30 years. He was born in 1942 in Pasadena, Texas and at the age of six, his family moved to Louisiana. He graduated from East Jefferson High School in 1961 and attended Southeastern University. He will be greatly missed by friends, neighbors and especially his wife Molly.
A brief service will be held at the Chapel of Peace Mausoleum located in Garden of Memories Cemetery at 2:00 pm on Friday, October 23, 2020 followed by a reception inside the funeral home. Mike requested that everyone attending the service wear casual attire. Masks and social distancing are required.
The family prefers contributions to the American Cancer Society, www.donate3.cancer.org, the American Heart Association, www.2heart.org or to a charity of your choice.
The online guestbook is available to express your fond thoughts, memories and/or condolences at www.gardenofmemoriesmetairie.com.