Michael W. Carpenter

June 02, 1958 ‒ April 04, 2011

Fredericktown, Ohio

Michael W. Carpenter, age 52, of Fredericktown, Ohio passed away on Monday, April 4, 2011 surrounded by his loving family. He was born on June 2, 1958 in Mansfield, Ohio to Herbert Carpenter and Shirley (Huffman) Carpenter. Michael owned and operated Carpenter Landscaping and was an avid hunter, fisherman and enjoyed mushroom hunting.

He is survived by his father, two sons, Jason Carpenter of Athens, Ohio, Tyler Carpenter of Fredericktown, Ohio, a daughter, Heather Hedrick of Columbus, six grandchildren, four brothers, Gary Carpenter of Fredericktown, Larry Carpenter of Butler, Mark (Serenea) Carpenter of Butler and Jeff (Kim) Carpenter of Fredericktown, three sisters, Tammy (Bob) Wells of Butler, Rhonda (Dana) Beheler of Fredericktown and Jody (Dave) Whited of Butler.

He was preceded in death by his mother.

Friends may call on Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown where a funeral will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. Pastor Richard Prater will be officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Cemetery in Fredericktown.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Ave., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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The Snyder Funeral Home of Fredericktown is honored to serve the family of Michael W. Carpenter.