Marie T. “Pete” Michael, 91, of Rotonda West, Fla., and formerly of Odessa, Del., passed away Thursday April 24, 2014.
She was born Sept. 11, 1922, in Philadelphia, Pa.
Pete was nicknamed by her father. She was a loving wife and mother. Pete and her husband, Doug, were avid boaters and travelers. They spent many years cruising the Chesapeake Bay and the inland waterways. Pete and Doug traveled in most of the states, settling in Florida. They enjoyed numerous cruises. Pete was a member of K.I.Y.C women’s auxiliary and Rotonda Elkettes. She was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic church. Although she will be missed, she is happily reunited with her husband, son, and many other relatives and friends.
She is survived by her daughter Susan (Wayne) Figgatt; grandchildren, Tammi Baskerville, Barbara Figgatt, Michael (Felicia) Figgatt, and Angela Figgatt; great-grandchildren, Ryan Figgatt, Marvin Baskerville Jr., Edward Baskerville, Trey Figgatt, Nickolas Hancock, MiAnya Batts, Renita Jackson, and Kloe Figgatt. Pete was preceded in death by her husband, of 61 years, Douglas Michael in 2006; and her son, Gregson Michael in 1953.
A memorial mass will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday June 4, 2014, at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic church.
Arrangements are by Lemon Bay Funeral Home and Cremation Services.