Michael W. “Mike” Muckenhirn, 48, passed away suddenly at his home in Phoenix on July 4, 2018.
Mike was born July 10, 1969 in Big Rapids, MI. He grew up in Anderson IN, attending Madison Heights High School. He received a BS in Criminal Justice from Ball State University in 1992. He moved to Arizona in 1992 and married his wife Lisa on March 15th, 1993. He was employed by the Department of Economic Security as a Field Audit Supervisor. His hobbies included music, hiking, traveling with Lisa, spending time with his family, and shopping.
Mike was witty, fun-loving, mischievous, dedicated and gave unconditional love and support to his wife, children, family and friends. He will be deeply missed.
Survivors include his wife of 25 years, Lisa of Phoenix; his children Kristina and Jon; mother Kathrine Havel Muckenhirn; father Larry (Le Anna) Muckenhirn; in-laws Bob and Sharon Sherman; brother-in-law Ty (Tammy) Sherman; step-brother Chad (Teresa) Gooding; several aunts, uncles and cousins; and a wide group of friends all over the US.
Mike was preceded in death by his grandparents, John and Mary Havel and Robert and Bernice Muckenhirn and his uncle, Gordon Muckenhirn
A funeral service will be held at 12:00pm on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at Hansen Desert Hills Mortuary, 6500 E. Bell in Scottsdale, AZ.
In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to the charity of your choice in Michael’s name.Print Obituary & Condolences