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Michael J. Butler

August 31, 1943 ~ June 2, 2021 (age 77)


Michael J. Butler,77 of Grafton Ohio went to be with the Lord on Wednesday June 2, 2021 surrounded by his family at home.

He enjoyed coaching/managing baseball, fishing ,hunting and his church. He retired from General Motors of Parma, Ohio with 32years of service. He was married for 54 years to Lorinda Butler(Jenkins).

He is survived by his wife Lorinda Butler(Jenkins) his three sons and only daughter. Michael J. Butler Jr.(Terri Butler), Bobby J. Butler (Joric Butler), Billy J. Butler and Lynette Vavla(Doug Vavla). Grandchildren - Michael John, Jenna Rae, Samuel David, Elizabeth Anne, Ella Christine, Brooke Nicole, Ashley Nicole, Madalynne Nicole and Blake Edward. Great Grandchildren - Sophia Noel, Jillian Maura , Cali Reagan, and Aubree Makenna. He is also survived by his sister Mary Jane Moss of Cedarville, W.VA.

He is preceded in death by his Mother and Father Josie Butler and Jacob Butler of Cedarville, W.VA, his sister Ruth Ann Moss, his brother Bill Butler and his Granddaughter Haleigh Makenna Frish.

Viewing and funeral will be held at First Baptist of Lagrange 200 Church St. Lagrange Ohio by Pastor Noel Hack. The viewing will be on Friday June 4, 2021 from 3pm to 6pm and funeral will be Saturday June 5, 2021 at 11am with the burial to follow after at (Nesbett Cemetery, Grafton Twp. Arrangements are being handled by the Duke Funeral Home 1021 Main St. Grafton. On-line condolences may be left at

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Funeral Service
June 5, 2021

11:00 AM
First Baptist Church of LaGrange
200 Church St.
LaGrange, OH 44050

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