- 46 years old
- Date of birth: Jun 8, 1966
- Date of passing: Jul 19, 2012
|Let the memory of Michael be with us forever|
This memorial website was created in the memory of our loved one, Michael Banks, 46, born on June 8, 1966 and passed away on July 19, 2012. We will remember him forever.
"I think Michael would want everyone to know how much he truly enjoyed his job and working with everyone he knew. Never before had I seen him so happy to go to work. All of you were very special to him."
"Micheal...your smile brought joy to so many people. It was a joy working with you and running into you in the kitchen as you would fill me in on all the sports news from the weekend!! I was so sad to hear about your passing...I know that your smiling down from hevean. To the family: Our thoughts and prayers go out to you!!"
"There wasn't a day that went by that Mike wasn't smiling, laughing, singing, and truly enjoying life. My prayers go to his family, he will be greatly missed."
"Michael, I will miss our weekly "sparing" (Spartans vs. Wolverines) in the lunch room. I still feel your smile and hear your laughter. There is a saying, " On the day you were born YOU CRIED and the WORLD REJOICED. Live your life in such a manner that when you die, YOU REJOICE and the WORLD CRIES." I know you are rejoicing. God's comfort to the Bank's family."
"Michael had a very positive and happy outlook at all times. He put a smile on my face every time I would run into him in the kitchen. He was always humming a tune with a big smile on his face. He will be missed. My thoughts and prayers to his entire family."
"I'm wearing my orange Detroit Tigers shirt just for you Michael."
"Mike was one of those people that I can truly say had the same welcoming spirit/ personality about himself at every encounter we had.
You will be truly missed! Your family will continue to be in my thoughts and prayers in their time of sorrow..... rest in paradise my friend!"
"Mike was my Buddy. Every morning we discussed news events; sports; music and food! We shared alot of laughs. Working with him was an absolute pleasure. He was a sweet spirit and I'm blessed to have know him. He loved his "Girls" (His wife and daughter) & I admired the relationships that he had with them. My condolences to his Wife; Daughter; Twin Sister & Family. He will be MISSED!!!"
"My loving condolences to Michaels' wife and daughter. May God bring you peace during this difficult time.
Coming to work was always better because you were there Michael!"
"What a truly wonderful pleasant, cheerful and full of laughter person he was.
My deepest sympathy goes out to his family."
"Mike will be missed.. his smile, his personality and we will always remember his dance moves ;) RiP ...
My prayers and deepest sympathies go out to the Banks family."
""God gave us ALL a part of Mike, a part that we will always remember. We were ALL touched in some way by his presence and for that I smile and I am so greatful"
My prayers an love go out to his family...."
"My deepest sympathies are with Mike's family. Mike always brought such positive energy to a room with his bright smile and contagious laugh. He will be missed."
Praying for friends to comfort you, faith to uphold you, and loving memories to help you smile again.
Michael - missing your kind words and ever present smile. Memories of the great love you share with all those you come in contact with."
"Words are never adequate enough to express the sadness we feel about Michael's passing. With sincere sympathy."
"At a time when the world needs more people like MIke, his passing is a tragedy for us all.
My most sincere condolences and deepest sympathies go out to Mike's family. He was truly a wonderful person."
"Don’t be dismayed at good-byes.
A farewell is necessary before you can meet again.
And meeting again, after moments or lifetimes, is certain for those who are friends."
"Michael, you lit up rooms with your smile and always brightened my day with a friendly "hello, how are you?" Your friendly, sweet personality will truly be missed. My prayers are with your family and friends during this time."
"Michael was always so nice & thoughtful. I pray that GOD will give his family comfort & believe in my heart he is in a better place. He will truely be missed..."
My life is better for having you in it. The love you and your wife share is obvious and special. Although we never got to watch a Michigan or Tigers game together in person, the next time I see you we'll be able to see them whenever we want! Until we meet again, my friend. God bless you and your family and thanks for the memories :)"
"My sincerest condolences to Michael's wife and daughter. May the happy times you shared bring you comfort during this time of mourning and may he live on in your heart."
"I am saddened to hear of the passing of Michael Banks. My prayer is that God will give his family comfort and peace now and forever."
""This too Shall Pass. All things in life are temporary, even life itself. You can get through anything. Take solace in the fact that it's only temporary."
Mike...I'll miss your comical insight on things. You will be Missed."
"Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal. Michael will be greatly missed!"
"Michael....we will all miss your smile and engaging sports team talks. Your smile always lit up the room......rip"
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