Michael David Silver
February 27, 1995 ‒ December 17, 2017
Michael David Silver, 22, of Delaware passed away unexpectedly Sunday morning, December 17, 2017 in the emergency room at Grady Memorial Hospital.
He was born on February 27, 1995 in Hamilton County and worked for Gabby’s Place and Meyer’s Green Services in Lewis Center.
Michael was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and he was an avid scout until the age of 17. He enjoyed motorcycles, shooting and spending time with his canine companion, Addie. Always with a smile on his face, Michael was described as fun loving, genuine, kind, tender-hearted and compassionate. It was often said that when Michael was around you know you were going to have a good time.
Left to cherish his memory is his mother, Cathy (Steve) Sheets of Delaware; father, David Silver of Tulsa, Oklahoma; maternal grandparents, Greg and Rosalie Clarke of Ballston Lake, NY; paternal grandparents, William and Marelene Silver of Livermore, CA; grandmother, Mary Lou Sheets of Marengo; aunts, Jude (Tony) Clarke of Tucson, Arizona, Shauna (Daniel) Faulk of Morgan Hill, California, Cindy Sheets of Marengo, Becky Weiss and fiance’ Vernon of Old Monroe, Missouri; nephew, Luke Kunkle of Richwood; numerous cousins and a host of friends.
Michael was preceded in death by his step-sister Cherri Sheets and his grandfather James L. Sheets.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, December 21, 2017 from 5 – 7 pm at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 15 Rockcreek Drive, Delaware and where services celebrating Michael’s life will follow at 7:00 pm with Bishop Brent Morgan officiating.
Contributions in Michael’s memory may be made to the Humane Society of Delaware County, 4920 St. Rt. 37 East, Delaware, OH 43015 or the Delaware County Dog Shelter, 4781 County Home Rd, Delaware, OH 43015.
The Snyder Rodman Funeral Center of Delaware is assisting the family.
To share a fond memory of Michael or to offer a condolence to his family, please visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com