Mr. Michael Dennis "Wounded Knee" Shalifoe, age 74, passed away Saturday, October 10, 2020. He was born in Muskegon, MI on December 6, 1945 to Edward & Cecelia (Bailey) Shalifoe and served his country in the US Army during the Vietnam War where he was awarded a Purple Heart. He married the former Diane Hackett in 1969 and she preceded him in death in 1987. Mr. Shalifoe had been employed as a Bookkeeper for Muskegon Radiology PC for over 20 years until retiring. Michael was an avid golfer and a member of Lincoln Golf Club. He enjoyed reading, photography, long walks on the beach and his favorite cat, Joey. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
2 sons, Kenneth Bryant of Twin Lake, Michael (Lisa) Bryant of Muskegon; 7 grandchildren, Derek, Zachary, Brittany, Joshua, Dakota, April, Felicia; 1 great-grandchild, Parker; 2 sisters, Charlotte (Jacob) Paszkowski, Bernice Estlund; 4 brothers, Andrew (Wendy) Shalifoe, Maurice "Koko" (Cindy) Shalifoe, Martin (Carol) Shalifoe, Edward Shalifoe; many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, brothers Robert & Terry and a sister Madeline
Thursday, October 15, 2020, 1:00 PM at Clock Funeral Home - Muskegon. Internment in Fruitland Township Cemetery.
One hour prior to the service at the funeral home. MEMORIAL: American cancer Society. Please visit www.clockfuneralhome.com to leave a memory or sign the online guestbook.
Clock Funeral Home - Muskegon
so sorry to hear of Mikes passing, he was a good friend of mine for many years, i used to call him my book buddy, he sure will be missed
Goodbye to a Great Man...
Rest in peace Mike. thanks for the good times, and the golf tips thanks for the Florida memories. awesome times--- my condolence to the Shalifoe family and friends ----your friend dick ross
So sorry to hear the news. I worked with Mike for many years at Radiology Muskegon and have lots of fond memories of him. It was a pleasure working with him. My thoughts and prayers go out to the family.
He’s with Diane
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