At age 66, passed away with his family by his side, Sunday, July 29, 2018. He was born May 13, 1952 in Burbank, California and was raised in Chelsea, the son of George McKeighan and Patricia (Watts) McKeighan.
Mike graduated from Chelsea High School in 1970. He retired from the post office after 26 years of service. He had a passion for music, photography, golf, politics, spending time with his grandson, and his family and friends.
Mike leaves his children: Sarah (Tim) VanSchoick of Chelsea, Greg (Bethann) McKeighan of New York; grandchildren: Max Daniel VanSchoick; his siblings: John (Amy) McKeighan of Chelsea and Jamie McKeighan of California; niece, Caitlin (James Layfield) McKeighan of Virginia; and nephew, Paul (Paula Finnegan) McKeighan of Ypsilanti.
He was preceded in death by his parents. He will be missed dearly by his family and friends. He will be remembered for his sense of humor, and his compassion for others.
There will be a memorial gathering of friends and family on Sunday, September 30 at 2pm at Inverness Country Club. Expressions of sympathy may be made to Barn Sanctuary 20179 McKernan Rd. Chelsea, MI. www.barnsanctuary.org