Michael Alvaro Lynch
Michael A. Lynch, 22, Tempe, Arizona and Waterville, passed away unexpectedly on June 13, 2013, at St. Luke's Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona. Born on August 27, 1990, in Guatemala City, Guatemala, he was the beloved son of James J. and Mary F. Lynch.
Mike attended Mount Merici Academy in Waterville and graduated from Maine Central Institute, Pittsfield, in 2009. After his graduation from MCI, Mike attended Arizona State University and Maricopa Community College in Tempe, with a concentration in Management. He had recently decided to pursue an apprenticeship with the Pipefitters Union of Arizona.
Much loved and loving, Mike's kind soul and playful spirit brought great joy to his family and his many friends. He took great pleasure in music, bicycling, and other sports, family holiday vacations and friendships-Old and new. Mike always remembered to call home weekly to "check in" and express his love for his family. He is now reunited with his beloved mother in Heaven. Mike will forever be loved, and missed by his father, brothers, Matthew and Jose, his grandfather, Walter Simcock of Waterville and grandmother, Mary C. Lynch of Hull, MA, his uncle and godfather, Stephen Simcock of New York City, his aunt Sherri and uncle Steve Zimmer, and cousins, Jon, Katie, and Michelle of Smithtown, NY, his aunt Walli and uncle Steve Fitton and cousins, Stephanie and Jason of Thorndike, his aunt and godmother Marilyn and uncle Barry Welch and cousins, Stacie and Brendan of Quincy, MA, his aunt Pat and uncle Phil Simon and cousins, John, Karen, and Steven of Delafield, WI, his uncle Bob and aunt Lora of Hull, MA, and aunt Barbara Yannizzi and cousin, Cheri of Albuquerque, NM.
A private graveside service for family will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday August 17, 2013, at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery, Waterville. All Family and friends are cordially invited to the Lynch residence, 127 Silver St. Waterville, following the service for a reception and celebration of Michael's life. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Mount Merici Academy 152 Western Avenue Waterville, ME 04901 or to a charity of one's choice in memory of Michael A. Lynch.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Veilleux Funeral Home 8 Elm St. Waterville, ME 04901. 872-7676. www.veilleuxfuneralhome.com