SIDNEY - Michael A. Forsythe, 57, of Sidney, went to be with the Lord at 8:15 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012, at Piqua Manor Nursing Home, Piqua.
He was born in Piqua on Oct. 1, 1955, to the late Herman L. and Drusilla (Johnston) Forsythe.
On April 24, 1993, in Bellefontaine, Ohio, he married Connie J. Lloyd. She survives.
Michael also is survived by four children, Jennifer (Kevin) Crisp of Sidney, Amy (Ryan Chitwood) Forsythe of Sidney, Michael S. (Amanda Morrow) Forsythe of Sidney and Rachel Lloyd of Russia; one brother and sister-in-law, Richard and Jean Forsythe of Sidney; and 13 grandchildren.Michael graduated from Piqua High School in 1974. He also graduated from Upper Valley Joint Vocational School, Piqua.
Michael was a member of Stokes Lodge No. 305 in Pt. Jefferson.
He worked as a tool and die maker for American Trim in Sidney for three years. Michael also worked for Stolle Corporation in Sidney for 18 years.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, at Melcher-Sowers Funeral Home, Piqua. Burial will follow in Miami Memorial Park, Covington. Friends may call from 2-4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Diabetes Association, 4555 Lake Forest Drive, Suite 396, Cincinnati, OH 45242.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.melcher-sowers.com