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Resnick, Michael D.

Alexandria: Age 50, of Alexandria, VA, lost his battle with pancreatic cancer surrounded by family and friends on February 2nd, 2011. Michael is survived by his wife, Sarah Chamberlain Resnick, formerly of Watkins Glen, NY, and his adored daughter, Jordan. He is also survived by his parents, Sheldon and Ruth Resnick of Bayside, WI, a brother Elliot (Diane) and nieces, Sarah and Kate of Manhattan, NY, his aunt Belle and uncle Harry Halloway and cousins Susan Halloway of Prairie du Sac, WI, Stephen (Helen) Halloway of Alexandria, VA, Irene & Larry Linder of LA and CT. His in-laws, Douglas and Paula Chamberlain, of Watkins Glen, NY, brother in-law Jon (Jonina) Chamberlain, and nephews Connor and Lucas of Charlotte, NC. Finally, Sandra Bernard, a special and dearest life-long friend of Aurora, CO. Michael, a graduate of Nicolet HS, University of Wisconsin-Madison and De Paul University College of Law, was a career FBI supervisor for over 20 years, spending a great part of his years on loan to the White House as Senior Director of Information Sharing Policy, under the direction of John Brennen, National Advisor to President Obama. Services for Michael were private, however, a memorial service will be held at Congregation Shalom to honor his memory on Monday, February 7th, at 2:00 pm, 7630 N. Santa Monica Blvd., Fox Point, WI 53217. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the following would be appreciated: Jordan Resnick Educational Fund c/o Chemung Canal Bank, 115 Franklin Street, Watkins Glen, NY 14891, Attn. Ken Wilson.


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Published in Star-Gazette from Feb. 9 to Feb. 10, 2011.
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February 19, 2011
Dear Sarah and Jordan,
You are in my prayers every day. So sorry you have had and are going through this difficult time. The Lord promises to never leave us or forsake us. Trust in Him to get you through.
Much Love,
Maria and Marty Bennett
Maria Bennett
February 14, 2011
As a grade school (Bayside) classmate, my deepest sympathy goes to Mike's family.
Neal Hoppe
February 10, 2011
Sarah, I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family and especially with your daughter.
Michelle (Champion) Harrington
February 9, 2011
Sarah, I am so sorry for your loss. My sincere condolences to you and your family.

-Lisa Gilbert
February 9, 2011
Sarah,
I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Susan Mahler-Kaschalk Class of 85
February 9, 2011
To Sarah,

I am so sorry to hear about Mike.

You are a very strong person who will
get through this very difficult time.

My heart goes out to you and Jordan.

Your faith in God and the support of your families will allow you two to make it through this period.
an old friend
February 7, 2011
Mike and I worked together at FBIHQ and again after the 9/11 attacks. He was a dedicated, hard working FBI Special Agent who never lost his sense of humor. We all have lost a true patriot. My sincere condolences to the entire Resnick family.
James Bernazzani
February 7, 2011

To Shelly & Ruth: Having lost our son, 43 years old in 1996 we definately know your pain, Our heartfelt sympathy goes out to you and your family. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Your old friends-- Don and
Muriel McCoy
February 7, 2011
I was a classmate of Michael's at both Bayside and Nicolet. We kind of shared the same last name, though were not related (my step-father was Resnick). He was a great person to know and I remember laughing with him quite a bit. He was serious, yet lighthearted. He was kind and considerate, a gentleman. I remember his smiling face. It is no surprise that he accomplished so much in his, too short, life. I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts are with your family at this difficult time.
Andrea Bodner (Resnick, no relation)-Mandel
February 7, 2011
I worked with Mike for many years on different projects. He was a dedicated public servant and was alway thinking ahead to the next challenge. He was smart, charming, and technically savvy. Mike knew the value of teamwork and the value of a good laugh. I will miss him and what he represented. My thoughts and prayers to his family.
Selena Hutchinson
February 7, 2011
I am so sorry to hear about your loss. Michael was a great kid and a wonderful man. I'm sure you were very proud of him. Please know that you and Elliott are in our prayers.
Charles Sykes
February 6, 2011
I met Mike in 1968, when I moved to Bayside, and knew him through our graduation from Nicolet. Mike was, even then, more purposeful than most of us, and had a sense of fundamental fair play that was clearly a harbinger of a career of service.

Mike defended the lives of millions, most of whom will never know his name, but will know they are safer for his selflessness.

For those of us fortunate enough to have known him as Mike, we will never forget his generosity, decency, and humanity. We will pray that knowing he will remain with us always helps you find some measure of comfort in your sorrow. As he was here for us, we are here for you.
Brian Glicklich
February 6, 2011
I am so deeply sorry to hear of the death of your son. May G-d give you strenght at this most difficult time.Sincerely, Sharon Styler
sharon styler
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