Michael J Cullom, was called Home on Jan 17, 2019 with his loving and faithful wife by his side. Mike is survived by his wife, Shelly. Mike had 4 children from a previous marriage, Steve (Vickie) , Craig and Michelle (Pablo). David (deceased). Mike also survived by his brother William (Tina) and sister in laws Julie Cullom. Susan (Dewey) Radloff, Sheila Nelson and Shari Tarala.
Mike has 4 Granddaughters,Elizabeth, Lisa, Kelley, Cassandra and 1 Grandson Erhan, along with 2 Great-Granddaughters and 2 Great-Grandsons. Also many nieces and nephews and wonderful friends.
Mike was an auto mechanic by trade and had a passion for bass fishing! Mike was a hard worker and so knowledgeable about cars. Attending the Barrett-Jackson auction in Las Vegas was a great thrill for him.
A true,faithful and best friend to his wife, Shelly (Berrell) of Oshkosh WI. Mike loved being a Snowbird in Arizona where he enjoyed playing pickleball and bocce ball. His passion at home in WI was bass fishing (the fish without teeth as he was always reminded by his brother in law, Dewey !) His passion for bass fishing resulted in so many friendships over the years, WI, IL, KY and AL !! Mike had the Honor of driving the truck and launching “KVD” at the Bassmaster tournament., great thrill !!
Mike was a simple man, kind soul, never asked for much, a gentleman who was loved by many.
Mike was preceded in death by his son, David, his parents, Thomas and Mildred Cullom, 4 siblings, Thomas Jr, Barbara, John and James, father in law Edward Tarala and a niece Diane.
My “Keeper of the Stars” , you are loved and will be forever in my heart. Shelly