Michael B.-Quinn-Obituary

Staff Sgt. Michael B. Quinn

Tampa, Florida

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Staff Sgt. Michael B. Quinn, 37, of Tampa, Fla., grew up on a ranch and helped raise sheep in high school. He was killed May 27 when Iraqis opened fire at a checkpoint in Fallujah. "He would put his heart and soul into whatever he was doing," said his mother, Sally Quinn Taylor. "He''s going to be sorely missed by his wife, son and mother." Quinn is survived by his wife and 8-year-old son.

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I met Mike in the 80's while we were both proudly serving our country. He was not only a great friend but, a great man! Ive missed him for years only to find out he has passed.
To all of his family and friends , Im very sorry for your loss ! May God bless you !

To the family and friends of Staff Sgt. Michael B. Quinn:
Always remembering Michael. "Some gave all."

Michael, thank you for always putting your hard work into everything you've done and serving our country honorably. I didn't have the privilege to know you in this world but I certainly can't wait to meet you in the next. Today I was honored to run with your name on my chest in the 10K Run for the Fallen. I'm proud to say that I was the overall winner and my effort was for you. I will never forget you. God bless you and your family.

I am honored to say that I'm wearing a memorial bracelet with Staff Sgt. Michael B. Quinn's name on it. I've had it for over two years, and haven't taken it off since I have had it.

To the family of Staff Sgt. Michael B. Quinn: A little over two years ago my mom bought my brothers and I a memorial bracelet; so happens I'm wearing a memorial bracelet with his name on it. Ever since I got the memorial bracelet over two years ago I haven't taken it off.

I had the honor of wearing Michael's name today at the Run for the Fallen 5k at Simmons Park. It was a lovely day to remember and honor those who soldiers who gave their lives for us.

To the family and friends of Staff Sgt. Michael B. Quinn:
Please accept my remembrance of Michael on the anniversary of his passing and know that he will never be forgotten.

To the family of Staff Sgt. Michael B. Quinn:
Please know that just as your loved one remains in your hearts and minds; his sacrifice, and that of your family, remains with the people he died defending. Words cannot express the gratitude we feel for his bravery and selflessness, or the heartache we feel for your loss. God bless and keep you always.

Dear Michael, Thinking of you as I always do each year at this time. I ran my first 5k seven years ago on this ominous day and so I never forget, I ran that same race this year too. The triplet are huge, 11 now.

Dear Melissa and Tim
This is April Michael's cousin and just a note to say that we are thinking of you both and Michael.

April

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