Michael Lincoln

Michael Leo Lincoln

Cedar City, Utah

Michael Leo Lincoln passed away on December 30 2012 in hospice care at Kolob Regional Care Center, in Cedar City. Michael was born to Albert Leo Lincoln and Mary Louise Lincoln in Fullerton California on October 21, 1936. Michael married his teenage sweetheart Carolyn Mae Terry on August 17, 1955. He joined the Navy in 1955 and spent 4 years active duty as a radio tech on navel aircraft and 4 years in the navel reserves. Michael and Carolyn had two Sons; Michael T. Lincoln and Tracy C. Lincoln. Michael spent most of his career in the finance and insurance industry in the Los Angeles area. He loved sports and enjoyed many joy filled weekends cheering for his favorite teams year round. He was truly a sports fan who enjoyed sports history and trivia; he was the go to guy with sports questions. He was also an auto enthusiast, he knew every make and model of classic cars and loved attending auto shows with his sons.

Michael is survived by his wife of 57 years Carolyn M. Lincoln; his sons Michael T. Lincoln (Diamond Bar Ca.); Tracy C. Lincoln (Santa Barbara Ca.); twin sisters Patricia Deluca (Torrance Ca); Marilyn Laden (Redondo Beach Ca), and four grandchildren. A family gathering in celebration of his life will be held in California in February. Online condolences can be sent to www.sumortuary.com.

Published in The Spectrum & Daily News on Jan. 8, 2013