SPRINGFIELD - Michael W. Ceyler, 63, of Springfield, passed away in his residence on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013.
Born on June 6, 1950, in Conover, Michael was a son of the late Homer and Margaret L. (Baker) Ceyler. He is survived by three children, Wayne Ceyler and fiancée Amanda Rowland, Michelle Ceyler, and Daniel Ceyler, and a close friend, Mark Shover, all of Springfield. He also is survived by three sisters, Elsie Berg of Springfield, Dorothy (Ed) Dye of Troy and Patricia (Marion) Williams; and two brothers, Lawrence Ceyler of Brandt and Richard Ceyler of Troy; many cousins, extended family members and friends.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by sisters, Betty Ceyler, Helen McCrossin, Virginia Ceyler, Gloria Shepard, Bonnie Ceyler; and brothers, Ralph and Horace Ceyler.
Michael graduated from Miami East High School and Edison State College with a degree in computer programming. He was formerly employed as a computer programmer for DHL in Wilmington.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, in the Lawrenceville Church of God, 3131 Fox Hollow Road, Springfield with the Rev. Alan Cain presiding. Burial will follow in Upper Honey Creek Cemetery, S. Elm Tree Road, St. Paris, OH. Visitation for family and friends will be held from 5-8 p.m. Thursday in the Atkins-Shively Funeral Home, 216 S. Springfield St., St. Paris. Condolences to the family may be sent to www.shivelyfuneralhomes.com