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Michael "Mike" Daffin

1952 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Michael "Mike" Daffin Obituary
Daffin, Michael "Mike"
Michael L. "Mike" Daffin, age 65 of Westerville and formerly of Indianapolis, Indiana died Monday morning, December 11, 2017 after a hard-fought battle with cancer (CUP). Mike was born on February 7, 1952 in Indianapolis, Indiana the only child of the late Harold and Nora C. (Gallion) Daffin.
It was there in Indiana where he graduated from Southport High '70. He attended Wabash College, and graduated from Indiana University in 1975 with a degree in European History. He later went back to get his degree in accounting. Shortly after graduation from Southport, he married Linda Kidwell in Greenwood, Indiana. They lived in Indiana until 1981 when they moved to Westerville for a job opportunity. He ventured out on his own as an accountant, specializing in nursing home ownership and management. Mike was a sports enthusiast who loved Indiana basketball and the New York Yankees. His love of cooking and family earned him the title of Mr. Thanksgiving, his favorite holiday. He will be missed by his wife Linda of 42 years and their two children Ashley and Chad Daffin both of Westerville. He was also deeply loved by his cousins, aunts, uncles, brothers and sisters-in-law and his nieces and nephews. For funeral arrangements and complete obituary please visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Dec. 13, 2017
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