Michael J. Harle Sr., 69, of Marseilles, IL passed away at 8:33 AM Wednesday (June 27, 2018) at O.S.F. St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa.
A private Celebration of Life will be held Saturday (July 7, 2018) at his daughter’s home at 201 N. Colorado Ave. in Streator.
The Hagi & Baker Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
He was born on February 12, 1949 in Chicago to Warren John & Nora Marie (Fannon) Harle. He married the former Linda Hunt on December 1, 1973. She survives at home.
He is also survived by a daughter, Nichole (Jeff) Williams of Streator and a son Michael (Aubrey) Harle Jr. of Yorkville and 8 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his stepfather, Frank Dawes and a grandson, Michael J. Harle III.
He graduated from Proviso East High School in Maywood.
He retired from the Ottawa Pet Smart Distribution Center. He was of the Catholic faith.
Michael liked tending to his vegetable garden, watching Cubs games and Hockey games with his granddaughter. He also enjoyed Campfires and loved to cook.
Online condolences and remembrances may be shared at www.hagifuneralhome.com