Michael Kirby Sharp, age 73 of Livonia passed away on September 24, 2022. He was born on November 28, 1948 in Xenia, Ohio.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Deborah Jo (Bowers) Sharp; his parents, Earl E. Sharp and Patricia A. (Hager) Sharp; his father-in-law, Robert D. Bowers and mother-in-law, Patricia A. (Baggett) Bowers; sisters-in-law, Cynthia L. (Bowers) Smith and Pamela (Junk) Bowers; his brothers-in-law, James (Smitty) Smith and Curtis Smith; brother, Lawrence Sharp, and nephew, Ryan D. Bowers.
Michael was employed as a Maintenance Mechanic for the State of Michigan for over 17 years. He retired alongside his wife in 2007. Prior to working for the State of Michigan, he spent time working in the Tool & Die, Restaurant, and Trucking industries.
He cane to the metro-Detroit community in the late 1970’s fom the Dayton, OH area where he was born and raised. He married his wife, Deborah Jo (Bowers) Sharp on November 19th, 1977. They were a match made in heaven – one couldn’t be found without the other. They had two children - a son, Dustyn T. Hall and a daughter, Megan L. (Sharp) Keckan whom they raised lovingly together. Michael was a devoted and loving husband until his wife’s untimely death from cancer in 2011.
Michael led a full and interesting life:
Private services are being planned to celebrate Michael’s life.