Michael Ray “Mike” Speicher

Michael Ray “Mike” Speicher

Fort Riley, Geary County, Kansas, USA
Death 21 Mar 2017 (aged 56)
Southlake, Tarrant County, Texas, USA
Burial Burial Details Unknown
Memorial ID 193289421 · View Source
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Michael Ray Speicher of Southlake, Texas, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, March 21, 2017, at his home. Mourning their loss are wife, Lisa Renee (nee Spradley); sons, Michael Ray Speicher II, Kevin Russell Good; and extended family.

Michael was born Dec. 3, 1960, in Fort Riley, Kan., to Lt. Col. Raymond Edward Speicher (U.S. Army, retired and Elizabeth Ruth "Libby" Thompson. After graduating from Meade County High School in Brandenburg, Ky., Michael served four years in the U.S. Air Force in the U.S. and Germany. Michael earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering Technology from New England Central College, in Worcester, Mass.

He married Lisa Renee July 20, 2003, in Southlake, Texas. He was employed by The Southland Corporation. Beyond his service to our country, Michael considered his work in the healthcare industry to be the most important and joyful of his life. Prior to employment with The Southland Corporation, Michael worked for the Parker County Hospital System as Director of Operations and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Safety Officer. Among his many accomplishments were his record of perfect safety scores for the hospital during OSHA audits and a published article in ASHE (American Society for Healthcare Engineering).

Outside of work and family, Michael's greatest passions were softball, fishing and time with his four Labradors. Based on his commitment to service and his belief in the healthcare system, Michael's wife and sons have chosen to donate his body to medical science. In this way, Michael's hopes for safe improvements in human sciences are advanced through continuing medical research and the development of new techniques.

Preceding Michael in death were his mother, Elizabeth Ruth Tompson, his sister and her husband, Elizabeth Marie and Duane Erwin Directo

Michael is survived by his wife, Lisa; sons, Michael and Russell; father and stepmother, Raymond and Annegret (nee Kraska); brothers, David and Michelle (nee Townsend), Gregory Edward and Cindy (nee Smith); sister, Deanna Reeves; and granddaughter, Leighton Rae Speicher; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

Published in Star-Telegram on April 2, 2017

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  • Created by: Allen Monasmith
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  • Find a Grave Memorial 193289421
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