Michael F. Lunik “Captain Stubby”, 80 of Morrisonville passed away on Monday, April 29, 2019 at 12:23 a.m. at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, Ill.
He was born on August 13, 1938 in Morrisonville, Ill. the son of Michal J. and Minnie (Groh) Lunik. He married Mildred Beard on September 12, 1959 in Stonington, Ill. and they were later divorced. Mike worked as a truck driver/farmer and he loved gardening, playing bingo and cards at the Stonington American Legion.
He is survived by his children: Michelle Reed of Taylorville, Ill.; Mark Allan Lunik (Lisa Costello) of Rochester, Ill.; Melinda (Kevin) Houk of Edinburg, Ill.; companion: Rose Morrissey of Morrisonville, Ill.; grandchildren: Timothy Lee Lunik of Augusta, Ga.; Ashley Kay Houk of Edinburg, Ill.
He is preceded in death by his parents and his sister Anna Marie Lunik.
Visitation will be held on Friday, May 3, 2019 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville, IL with Rev. Russell Beard officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery in Pawnee, Ill.
Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements. Please sign their on-line guest book at www.suttonmemorialhome.com.