Michael Farrer, 63
Michael S. Farrer, 63, of Columbia City, passed away at 5 a.m. Saturday, May 18, 2013, at his home on Tri-Lakes surrounded by his family. Born Sept. 24, 1949, in Grand Island, Neb.Mike was the son of Chauncey and Maryellen (Waddick) Farrer.He was an independent contractor as a brick mason. He loved his family, riding his Harley and lake sports.Surviving relatives include his daughters, Kellie Farrer and Karina (Eric) Blaine both of Fort Wayne; son, Stephen Farrer of Columbia City; grandchildren, Mason and Alicia Farrer, Anastacia, Marley and Izabella Blaine; brothers, Bill Farrer of Tubac, Ariz.and Stan Farrer of Grand Island, Neb. and sister, Nikki Farrer of Occidental, Calif. Mike was preceded in death by his parents.A memorial gathering will be held Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m. at his home. Arrangements are made by DeMoney-Grimes Funeral Home. Memorial gifts may be given in Mr. Farrer’s memory to Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana. Visit www.demoneygrimes.com to send family condolences or sign the guest register book.