On Thursday, September 20, 2018, Michael R. J. Pinapfel, a beloved husband and father of 8 children passed away peacefully at home. Michael was born April 22, 1946. He is survived by his wife & best friend of 28 years, Elizabeth. To honor and remember his love are his children: Michael Jr. Pinapfel, John Pinapfel, Jeannie Pinapfel, Charlotte Pinapfel, Matthew Pinapfel, Dana Pinapfel, Lindsey Pinapfel and Richard Pinapfel. Grandchildren: Mikey, Brandy, Alyss, Michaela, Addison, Brandon , Alec, John Michael, Angela, Anthony and Brandon.
Michael’s brothers and sisters: William Nance, Irma L. Nance, Ruth W. Nance, Jessie D. (Nance) Dibono, Walter W. Nance Jr. and Chari E. Nance and many nieces and nephews.
Michael was an amazing father and husband with a passion for cooking, Harley Davidson motorcycles, and an impeccable green thumb. He was an avid Costco member, a frequent Amazon shopper, and a collector of all things. Michael was known for his quick wit, infectious smile, and joking spirit.
We embrace the memories of Michael and will carry our love for him in our hearts. He will be missed dearly by all.
A memorial service for Michael will be Monday September 24th, 2018 at 2pm at the Marana Mortuary Cemetery at 12146 West Barnett Rd Marana, AZ 85653