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In Memory of

O'Neil Joseph Michaud

July 9, 1928 - August 7, 2017

Obituary


Best known as Neil or Mike, of Springfield, VA, passed away on Aug 7, 2017. He is survived by his beloved wife of 39 years, Berta A. Michaud; children Dorothea Michaud, Michael Michaud, and step-son William Michaud; and granddaughter Brittany Michaud. He was preceded in death by his first wife of 26 years, Claudia.

Mike was born July 9, 1928 in Waterville, ME to Leonel Michaud and Clementine Grenier, an only child. He left his home in Maine at a young age to join the service. While serving in the Marines and Air...

Best known as Neil or Mike, of Springfield, VA, passed away on Aug 7, 2017. He is survived by his beloved wife of 39 years, Berta A. Michaud; children Dorothea Michaud, Michael Michaud, and step-son William Michaud; and granddaughter Brittany Michaud. He was preceded in death by his first wife of 26 years, Claudia.

Mike was born July 9, 1928 in Waterville, ME to Leonel Michaud and Clementine Grenier, an only child. He left his home in Maine at a young age to join the service. While serving in the Marines and Air Force, he was stationed in many different countries. Mike was a decorated soldier, serving during the Korean War. He retired as a Master Sergeant.

Following his military career, Mike worked for the State Department as the Director of Budget & Management, and then independently as a real estate broker.
Despite living in the Northern Virginia area for over 45 years, Mike always enjoyed return trips to his hometown in Waterville, Maine.

Family and friends will honor Mike's life at Demaine Funeral Home, Springfield, on Friday, August 18th at 1 pm. Burial with Military Honors will be held at a later date at Arlington National Cemetery.