Michael K. Polei, 58, Ridgeville, died Friday at his home.
Born in Winchester, he was the son of Lloyd Polei and Jennie (Oler) Polei Brown.
He was a 1973 graduate of Winchester Community High School.
An employee of Wick’s Pies in Winchester, he was a member of Phi Delta Kappa and Winchester Moose Lodge No. 1977.
Surviving are his mother, Jennie Brown; a daughter, Jodi Polei Buckmaster, Ridgeville; a son, Rick Polei (wife: Paula), Troy, Ohio; his fiancé, Carol Stapleton; a brother, Bill Polei, Logansport; four grandchildren and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Walker Funeral Home in Winchester. Burial will be in Reitenour Cemetery. Visitation is 3 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be sent to the American Liver Foundation, 39 Broadway, Suite 2700, New York, NY 10006, with envelopes available at the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent to www.walkerswinchester.com.