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Michael Alan Irvine

January 19, 1949 ~ November 17, 2023 (age 74) 74 Years Old

Michael Irvine Obituary

Mishawaka- Mike Irvine 74, residing in Mishawaka Indiana, Husband, Father, Son, Brother, Grandfather, Uncle, and friend, passed away peacefully on Friday, November 17, 2023 at Riverside Village in Elkhart, Indiana.

Mike was born on January 19, 1949, to the late Wayne Devon and Lois Ann (Sefranka) Irvine.  Michael graduated from Mishawaka High School in 1967.

On April 20, 1968, Mike was united in marriage to Mary Joe Buszkiewicz who on July 16, 2015, preceded him in death.  Mike worked the majority of his working days at Bendix Corp.  He also spent some time at Gerber Mfg.  After retirement, Mike had his own business, Irvines Lawn Care & Landscaping.

The union of Mike and Mary Joe brought three children, Kristi (Tom) of San Antonio, Texas, Tracey (Julian) Cephus of Granger, Indiana, Michael (Gloria) of Mishawaka, Indiana. He is also survived by his stepchildren, Roger Peterson and Christine (Gill) Growhowski. 

Surviving along with his children is his wife Andrea (Ruttan) Irvine, grandchildren, Justin (Erica) Eash, Christopher Eash, Zach Irvine, Treven (Victoria) Irvin, Torri (T.J.) Hufnagle, Hailey Davis, Danielle Davis, Brayden Davis, Courtney and Madison Irvine.  Great grandchildren, Aubree and Braxton Hufnagle, Benny and Tobias Davis, Adara and Kaelo Eash, also surviving is his sister Lynn Irvine, and many nieces and nephews.

Preceding Mike in death were his parents, Wayne and Lois Irvine, brother Daniel Irvine and Mikes wife of 48 years, Mary Joe Irvine. 

Memorial services will be at 11:00 am, Wednesday November 22, 2023, at Palmer Funeral Home-River Park Chapel.  Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.

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Memorial Visitation
November 22, 2023

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Palmer Funeral Home - River Park
2528 Mishawaka Avenue
South Bend, IN 46615

Memorial Service
November 22, 2023

11:00 AM
Palmer Funeral Home - River Park
2528 Mishawaka Avenue
South Bend, IN 46615


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