LORAIN - Michael "Mike" Herbert, 52, of Lorain, passed away suddenly on Saturday, December 31, 2011.
He was born in Cleveland on June 7, 1959 and had been a lifelong resident of Lorain County. Mike was the owner/manager of Mike's Expert Painting in Lorain. He enjoyed fishing, doing mechanical work, and was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan.
Survivors include his children, Bryan (Kristin) Herbert, Michael Herbert, and Karen Herbert, brothers, Charles (Debborah) Herbert, Russell (Debra) Herbert, sisters, Debbie (Ed) Fox, Tammy Thacker, Kimberly Herbert, Sandra Steele and Tracy (Scott) Manos, grandchildren, Ashley, Matthew and Alexander, and his companion, Evette Gleason.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Dorothy Herbert; sisters, Cindy Marsee and Spring who passed at birth, and his brother, Donald Herbert.
Memorial Services will be held Thursday, January 5, 2012 at 6 PM at Grace Baptist Church, 719 Root Rd. Lorain. The Rev. Jay Roller, Pastor, will officiate.
Arrangement are being handled by Wyers Funeral Chapel of Sheffield Township.