Michael Francis Green

September 18, 1968 - October 4, 2021

Michael Francis Green, 53, of Owensboro, Kentucky passed away Monday, October 4, 2021 at his home. He was born in Owensboro on September 18, 1968 to the late Mary Ann (Goetz) Blandford and Joseph F. Green. Michael was a shop supervisor for Ernie Davis & Sons Mechanical and was a member of St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church. He enjoyed drag racing, watching NASCAR and horseracing. Michael looked forward to babysitting his granddaughter, Riley. He enjoyed doing anything that involved spending time with his daughter, Samantha. She was his world. He was a family man and loved them dearly.

Along with his parents, Michael is preceded in death by his brothers, Jeffrey Paul and Mark Edward Green.

Michael is survived by his daughter, Samantha (Justice Sparks) Green; his step-son, Zac (Kathryn) Brown; his granddaughter, Riley Ann Sparks; his siblings, Stephen Joseph (Marianne) Green, Mary Beth (Bobby) Edge, David Allen (Angie) Green, Chris (Carrie) Green, and Jennifer Nicole (Jason) Cox; his good friend and the mother of his child, Carol Wilson; and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be 2:00 pm Friday, October 8, 2021 at St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church. Visitation will be from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm Thursday, and again from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm Friday at Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory. Prayers will be 7:00 pm Thursday at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Riley Ann Sparks College Fund.

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