Michael A. DeFilipps

By Orleans Hub Posted 25 April 2022 at 1:40 pm

Michael A. DeFilipps, 62, of Holley passed away April 24, 2022 at Strong Memorial Hospital following a long illness.  He was surrounded by his loving family.  He was born June 29, 1959 in Brockport, a son of Patricia (Wilson) and the late Michael DeFilipps and had lived in this area all of his life.

Michael was a highly skilled carpenter who was passionate about his job. He loved the outdoors and enjoyed kayaking and being around water; whether it be the beach, ocean or a pool.  He loved watching baseball, his favorite team was the Oakland A’s and in his younger years played in many softball tournaments.  Michael loved all animals, especially his 2 cats.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife and best friend for over 30 years, Marla; sisters: Debra DeFilipps, Janet (Steven) Smith; brother, Patrick (Kris Moore) DeFilipps; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Margaret Fay and Paul Sugar; inlaws: Rene (Kelly), John, Faye (Don), Kara (Greg), Erin (Todd), Matthew (Sharon), Damian (Tracy); as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins.

The family will receive friends at the Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, Inc., 16650 State Route 31, Holley, NY 14470 on Fri., April 29 from 4-6 p.m. where a brief prayer service will follow at 6 p.m. Memorials may be made to an animal shelter of your choice.

To share a special memory of Michael, please visit www.mitchellfamilyfuneralhomes.com