Michael McGowan Obituary

Michael G. McGowan
Michael G. McGowan

June 28, 1954 - May 9, 2020
Born in Menominee, Michigan
Resided in Marinette, Wisconsin


Michael G. McGowan, 65, of Marinette, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Saturday, May 9, 2020. He was born June 28, 1954 in Menominee to Thomas G. and Marlene (Lascelle) McGowan. Mike was a Marinette resident all of his life and graduated from Marinette Catholic Central High School with the Class of 1972. After high school he served in the United States Army. When he returned to the area Mike attended Fox Valley Technical College.
For most of his employment years Mike worked as a truck driver, first for Schneider Transportation, then Waste Management and later K-K Logistics until retiring. He was an active member of Marinette American Legion Post 39 where he had held several leadership roles and was current Post Adjutant.
Mike is survived by two sons, Tom (Heidi) McGowan of Marinette and Tim McGowan of Sturgeon Bay, Wis.; four grandchildren, Gavin, Jacob, Keegan and Kodee; his fiancé, Kathy Zahn of Hermansville, Mich.; a sister, Mary Ann (Sheldon) Schultz of Marinette; two brothers, Mark (Suzanne) McGowan of Wales, United Kingdom, Rick (Pam) McGowan of Marinette; and nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Due to Covid-19 public health restrictions, a memorial celebration of Mike’s life is being planned and will be announced later.
Hansen-Onion-Martell funeral home is assisting the family.




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Hansen-Onion-Martell Funeral Home
610 Marinette Avenue
Marinette, WI US 54143