Michael E. Fees, age 82, passed away April 4, 2021 after a short illness at David Simpson Hospice House in Cleveland. He was born September 4, 1938 in Painesville to Eugene and Ethel (Fleming) Fees.
Michael attended St. Mary’s Painesville, and graduated from Harvey High School in 1956. He worked for the Avery Dennison Company for over 35 years, retiring in 1997. He was an active member and eucharistic minister at St. Mary’s Painesville for many years. In his leisure time he enjoyed fishing, boating, watching the Cleveland Browns and Indians, Ohio State football, gardening and making jewelry.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley (Ondersin) Fees; son, David (Cathy) Fees, and grandchildren Alexa and John Fees. Michael is also survived by his brother-in-law D.J. Keen of Bluefield, VA; stepsons, Ray (Tricia) Onderisin and Michael (Cynthia) Onderisin; stepdaughters, Kristen (Dennis) Ellis and Kim Gerstacker; step grandchildren, Chad, Kristi and Kyle Ellis, Alex Gerstacker, Heidi and Anna Onderisin, and Jack and Nate Onderisin.
Michael was preceded in death by his first wife, Patsy Fees in 2004; sister, Patricia (Chuck) Gebeau; and his parents.
A Memorial Service for Michael will be held at a later date.