Michael “Mike” Byrne, 68, widower of Vickie L. Byrne, passed away Thursday, May 18th, 2017. He was born November 22nd, 1948 in Minnesota, son of the late Ronald and Ann Larkin Byrne. A former team leader with Link-Belt, Mike served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam Era. He was an avid UK basketball fan and played fast pitch softball while he was in the Navy.
Mike is survived by his daughter, Savannah (Andrew) Harley; his son, Derek Byrne; three grandchildren, Brooks Byrne, Bryson Byrne and Henry Harley; three sisters, Linda (Phil) Baaske, Rhonda (John) Henn and Colleen Snyder.
Visitation will be Sunday, May 21st at Johnson’s Funeral Home from Noon until 2pm, at which time Mike’s Celebration of Life Service will be held with Rev. Glenn Redmon officiating.