Michael John Read
b. Jan 13, 1948. d. April 22, 2021
Michael John Read died at Harbor Regional Care Center, Aberdeen, Washington on April 22, of a heart attack. A resident of Carmel Valley and Salinas, he'd retired to the Seattle area. born in Ithaca, NY, the son of Commander and Mrs Robert Read of Carmel Valley, he graduated from Carmel High School, attended Seaside Academy of Music, and CSUMB. After a short stint in the Air Force, he taught music, and later worked at Kelly-Moore paints, Salinas Valley Hospital, Aromas Schools. He was the music leader, pianist and organist for Winham Street Chapel in Monterey County.
He is survived by Martha Anglieme, two children David Christopher (Lea)of Barcelona, Spain, and Sharon Katherine (Drew) of Arvada, Colorado. Two step-children Daniel, Ashley of Castroville, Ca, and four grandchildren: Daniel, Austen, Donovan, and Madilyn Landis, ex-.wife Catherine. He was preceded in death by his daughter Esther Read. He was very loved and content at the end of his life.
Published by The Salinas Californian from Jun. 3 to Jun. 5, 2021.