67 year old, Michael K. Orsburn, of DeMotte, passed away at his home, May 16, 2019.
On September 26, 1951, Michael was born to Harry ‘Bill’ Sr. and Inez (DeFries) Orsburn. Mike was a truck driver/mechanic by trade. Mike also worked at the DeMotte Street Department and the DeMotte Police Department Reserves. He was a member of the NRA and ABATE. He served on the Keener Township Fire Department for 20 years and was a past fire Chief. Mike was also an avid hunter and outdoorsman. He was also just plain ornery.
Mike is survived by his children: Dawn (Rick) Arndt, Melissa Orsburn, Michael T. (Brittany) Orsburn, Kevin Orsburn, Kaylin (Chad) Speedy, Heather Orsburn-Copeland, 5 grandchildren, and siblings: William ‘Bill’ (Margaret) Orsburn Jr., Mitch (Kim) Orsburn, Tammy (Kent) Ames, and many nieces and nephews.
Mike was preceded in death by his parents: Bill and Inez, and sister: Linda Hetrick.
Friends are invited to visit with the family on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 from 2:00 until 7:00 p.m. at Boersma Funeral Home, 90 East Grove St., Wheatfield, Indiana. Services for Mike will take place on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. with Pastor Chip Murray officiating.
Per Mike’s wishes cremation will follow and interment will take place at a later date at the Holland Cemetery.