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Michael John Romanek

July 31, 1983 ~ May 8, 2021 (age 37)


Michael John Romanek, age 37, of Eaton Rapids,

Passed away May 8, 2021 in Eaton Rapids. Michael was born July 31, 1983 to Michael Stephen Romanek and Peggy Lynn Hiither in Lansing, MI. He worked for Cochran Corp. in Springport as a millwright and traveled the country repairing large manufacturing machines. Michael liked to play Xbox, snow board, build houses, and watch football. He was a 2002 graduate of Eaton Rapids High School. Michael had a infectious laugh that you just had to laugh along with. He loved his children, teaching his kids to ride scooters and taking them to the beach.

Michael is survived by his Fiance, Jennifer Barrera; father, Michael Stephen Romanek of TN; three children, Ashton Romanek, Destiny Barrera and Devin Wood; granddaughter, Isabelle Piepkow; two sisters, Michelle Thurman and Sara Romanek; two brothers, Markus Carothers and Mark Barrera. He was preceded in death by his mother, Peggy Lynn (Hiither) Myers; sister, Melinda Carother.

Memorial services will be held 9 am Saturday May 22, 2021 at the Mills Funeral Home, Shelly-Odell Chapel, 518 S. Main St., Eaton Rapids, MI 48827. Memorial contributions may be made to https://gofund.me/5f84d97a . To place online condolences please visit our website at millsfuneral.com.

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Memorial Service
May 22, 2021

9:00 AM
Mills Funeral Home, Shelly-Odell Chapel
518 S. Main St.
Eaton Rapids, MI 48827

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