Michael “Mike” Louis Michalik
BERLIN–Michael “Mike” Louis Michalik, 57, of Berlin died at Atlantic General Hospital on Thursday, Sept.12, 2013.
Mr. Michalik was preceded in death by his mother, Shirley Ertwine and his nephew, John Michalik Jr.
He was born on Dec. 6, 1955 in Baltimore. After graduating high school, he attended trade school and became a master electrician. In his early years, he worked for Bendix Corp. in Baltimore. Upon moving to the shore, he started his own business, A-D & M Electric Co. and Aerial Services, providing electrical service and expertise throughout the community.
Growing up, he was very close with his family. He enjoyed boating, music and playing his guitar, spending time with family and friends, and traveling.
Mr. Michalik is survived by his father John Michalik and step mother Sylvia, wife Dawn, daughter Jessica Sexauer and her husband Joey, step-son Stacy Powell and fiancée Eileen, step-daughter Kelly Varney and husband Peter, brother John Michalik and wife LouAnn, sister Patricia Wolkow and husband Mark, brother Stanley Sines and wife Robin, seven grandchildren, three nieces and one nephew.A private celebration of life is being planned. In lieu of flowers the family is requesting donations to be sent to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, Va. 23058-5216, or online at www.heart.org. s of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.burbagefuneralhome.com.