Memorial this Saturday for Michael R. Shomaker, 1958-2015

Services are planned this Saturday (April 4th) for Michael R. Shomaker. Here’s the remembrance his family is sharing:

Michael Robert Shomaker
January 25, 1958 ~ March 28, 2015

Beloved husband of Michelle, son of Bob and Myrna Shomaker, father of Kyle, Cody, and Sophie Shomaker, brother of Beth Torgeson (Ron) and David Shomaker (Kathy), passed away after a valiant battle with myelofibrosis (blood cancer). Eagle Scout, Sea Scout, Control Systems Engineer, smart, funny, very caring, talented up the kazoo.

There was nothing he couldn’t fix or make better.

Services Saturday 4/4 at Forest Lawn Funeral Home, West Seattle. Viewing 12:00 pm, Chapel Service 1:00 pm, graveside following.

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1 Reply to "Memorial this Saturday for Michael R. Shomaker, 1958-2015"

  • DrK8 April 2, 2015 (6:55 am)

    That is the best obituary I’ve ever read.

    I did know Michael, but he sounded like a great guy taken too soon. You have my deepest condolences.

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