Of Jackson, Michigan, age 56, died Tuesday, November 24, 2020, in Jackson. He was born February 27, 1964, in Ann Arbor, Michigan, the son of Claude J. Gipson and Mary Jo (Apel) Boyer.

Mike graduated from Chelsea High School in 1982, and worked at Terumo from 1988 until the time of his death. Mike enjoyed bowling at Chelsea Lanes and was an avid Playstation gamer.

Mike is survived by his daughter, Kristy Gipson of Jackson, and her mom, Kathy Gipson of Jackson; his mother, Mary Jo Boyer of Grass Lake; brother, David (Mary) Gipson of Grass Lake; nephew, Jon Gipson; niece, Jamie (Kyle) Wolf; and grand-nephew, Lukas Wolf. He was preceded in death by his father.

A graveside service will be held Saturday, November 28, 2020, 1:30 PM at Maple Grove Cemetery in Sylvan Center. The family will receive friends at Cole Funeral Chapel on Saturday, November 28, 2020. Due to Covid restrictions, please call 475-1551 to schedule a time to greet the family. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674. Arrangements by Cole Funeral Chapel, Chelsea.

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#8 William & Sarah Ball 2020-11-28 11:58
With VERY a heavy hearts we ar so sorry to hear of his passing. Heaven most certainly gained another angel! Please know you will all be in our continued thoughts and prayers.
Billy & Sarah Ball
#7 John Packard 2020-11-28 11:22
I've known the Gibson family my whole life and I have many fond memories. This news brought me great sadness.
#6 Dave and Joanne Rowe 2020-11-27 20:39
We haven’t seen Michael in years but he always had a special place in our hearts. Whether it was in Cub Scouts, bowling, or watching him play baseball he always did his best. Our condolences to his family.
#5 Laura Barsoum 2020-11-27 17:37
I am shocked and saddened to hear of Mike’s passing.
I had the pleasure of working with
him at Terumo. He will greatly be missed.
Condolences to his family.
#4 Lois Emmert 2020-11-27 13:27
Dear Mary Jo and family, I am so sorry for your loss of Michael. He was a very nice young man. He always had a smile. My prayers are with you and your family. Keep all those wonderful memories near your heart. Hugs Lois Emmert
#3 Mike Cuddington 2020-11-27 10:18
I worked with Mike at Sarns/3M Healthcare/Teru mo and also played softball with Mike. He will be missed. My condolences to his family.
#2 Jim Lyerla 2020-11-25 20:55
Mary Jo, David, Mary, so sorry for your loss of Mike. He was a good friend and one hell of a bowler. RIP my good friend
#1 Georgia Beeman 2020-11-25 16:34
Mary Jo:
So sorry for your loss. My prayers of comfort are with you.

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