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James Edgar Michael

February 7, 1929 ~ September 4, 2019 (age 90)

James Edgar Michael, 90, of Grantsville, MD, died Wednesday, September 4, 2019, at Oakland Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Oakland, MD.

Born February 7, 1929, in Grantsville, he was the son of the late Edgar and Catherine (Glotfelty) Michael. He was also preceded in death by his wife of 71 years, Frances Evelyn (Miller) Michael, May 9, 2019; one brother, Walter Michael; and one sister, Belva McKenzie.

Mr. Michael was Vice President of First United Bank and Trust for 26 years. He was a member of the former St. John’s United Church of Christ and the Grantsville Lions Club.

He is survived by one son, James O. Michael, Walkersville, MD; one daughter, Patricia Zimmerman, Grantsville; eight grandchildren, Michael (Jen) Zimmerman, Mark Zimmerman, Megan (Matt) Muzza, Rachel (Nate) TeWinkel, Nathan, Evelyn, Jan and Vivian Michael; four great-grandchildren, Kelvin, Noah, Madelyn and Kaylee.

Friends will be received at the Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., 179 Miller St., Grantsville, on Saturday, September 14, 2019, from 1-3 p.m. Funeral services will follow in the funeral home at 3 p.m. with the Rev. Dr. Alexa Smith officiating. Interment will be in the Grantsville Cemetery.

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