Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Fayette | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Warren | Webster

Michael Keith Wolford, 50, of Owensboro

 

crossflowersOWENSBORO, KY - Michael Keith Wolford, 50, of Owensboro passed away December 11, 2011.

He was born February 8, 1961 in Casey County, Kentucky to the late Dale Keith Wolford and Sarah Ann Atherton Wolford. Mike graduated from Brescia College in 1982 where he met his future wife Ellen. He started with Glenmore Distillery and worked as the Bottling Maintenance Supervisor for 29 years. He was active in Youth Sports, coaching in soccer, baseball and basketball. He was an avid NASCAR fan. A member of Blessed Mother Catholic Church, Mike was involved in various parish activities including the burgoo cooking team.

Aside from his father, Michael was preceded in death by his grandparents, Coy and Hilda Wolford and Hugh Paxton and Mary Agnes Atherton.

He is survived by his wife of 28 years Ellen Kortz Wolford, 3 sons, Zachary Wolford, Nathan Wolford and Jarrod Wolford all of Owensboro, his mother, Sarah Ann Atherton Wolford, of Clementsville, KY a sister, Debra (Tom) Head of Goodlettsville, TN, a brother, Joe (Liz) Wolford of Versailles, KY, a sister, Packie (Mark) Bogard of Churchill, TN a brother, Greg (Lisa) Wolford, Lancaster, KY, his mother-in-law, Patricia Kortz, of Paducah, KY, several aunts and uncles and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and coworkers.

Services will be 12:00pm Thursday, December 15, 2011 at Blessed Mother Catholic Church with Father John Meredith and Father Freddie Byrd officiating and burial to follow in Resurrection Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 2:00 to 8:00pm Wednesday at Haley-McGinnis & Owensboro Funeral Home and 9:00 to 11:30am Thursday at the funeral home. Prayers 6:00pm Wednesday.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to Owensboro Catholic High Schools Sports Programs, 1524 West Parrish Avenue, Owensboro, KY 42301, Blessed Mother Parish, Hospice of Western Kentucky or Kosairs Children's Hospital. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

July 24, 2014 3788

Powderly Man Injured in Apparent Gun…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 24, 2014 2691

Madisonville Man Charged for Drugs,…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
July 25, 2014 2100

No One Injured in Truck-Train Collision

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News
July 24, 2014 1706

Muhlenberg to Have State's Only Honey…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 25, 2014 1377

Vehicle Strikes Lawn Mower Driven on…

in Top Stories by Dep. Mike Evans

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

July 24, 2014 2691

Madisonville Man Charged for Drugs,…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
July 25, 2014 2100

No One Injured in Truck-Train Collision

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News
July 25, 2014 1377

Vehicle Strikes Lawn Mower Driven on…

in Top Stories by Dep. Mike Evans
July 24, 2014 1054

Hopkins County Fair Provides Family Fun

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News
July 27, 2014 799

Hopkins County Fair Concludes

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

July 24, 2014 1297

US 231 Ohio River 'William Natcher'…

in News by Keith Todd
July 24, 2014 982

Maintenance Scheduled at Fisher Park and…

in News by Brittni Bunn
July 24, 2014 838

Portion of Spring Bank Drive Closed…

in News by Sherry Girten
July 24, 2014 274

Owensboro Southern 11-Year-Olds Finish…

in Top Stories by Steve LeMaster

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

July 24, 2014 3788

Powderly Man Injured in Apparent Gun…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 24, 2014 1706

Muhlenberg to Have State's Only Honey…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 24, 2014 1265

Marching Mustangs Band Camp Underway

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 25, 2014 1065

Business Spotlight - McQuady's Automotive

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 25, 2014 927

Business Spotlight - Blue Moon Car Wash

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)

SurfKY Owensboro News Bureau
920 Frederica St. / Suite 210  •  Owensboro, KY 42301  •  270.683-8060 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 06social 21social 22social 04social 03