Michael Pinapfel

April 22, 1946 - September 20, 2018
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Marana Mortuary & Cemetery
John Michael
John Pinapfel
John Micheal
John Micheal
Lisa Pohorsky
Lori and dick fisher
Ray and Sue Coak
Walter Nance
Tom & Pam Gerber
Matthew Pinapfel


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

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Born: April 22, 1946
Died: September 20, 2018

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Marana Mortuary & Cemetery

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The staff of Marana Mortuary & Cemetery.


John Michael posted on 9/22/23

Its been over 5 years and i still miss you grandpa. I remember when we went to the gulf of Mexico and swam in the ocean I still remember it like it was yesterday. I'm sorry you passed so early on in my life I will miss so much not having here. But at least I have the fond memories. I Love You Always From your loving grandson John Michael


John Pinapfel posted on 4/11/22

I love you grandpa!


John Micheal posted on 1/12/22

To Grandpa


John Micheal posted on 1/12/22

To Grandpa


Lisa Pohorsky posted on 9/27/18

I’m blessed to know your beautiful daughters Charlotte & Lindsey. I have known Charlotte for a long time and she is one of the most caring humans I know. A true testament I’m sure to being raised by a great father. God bless your family and help them heal ??????


Catherine Garcia posted on 9/26/18

I pray for your whole family to be comforted at this time until you are with you father again. Charlotte always had amazing stories of how much live your father had for everyone.


Lori and dick fisher posted on 9/26/18

Our deepest sympathies


Lori And Dick Fisher posted on 9/26/18

Our deepest condolences


Lori Fisher posted on 9/26/18

Our deepest sympathies.


Ray and Sue Coak posted on 9/25/18

Elizabeth, So sorry for your loss


Ray & Sue Coak posted on 9/24/18

Elizabeth, Sue and I are s sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family.


Ray & Sue Coak posted on 9/24/18

Elizabeth, Sue and I are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family


Walter Nance posted on 9/24/18

In memory of Michael Pinapfel, Walter Nance lit a candle


Tom & Pam Gerber posted on 9/23/18

In memory of Michael Pinapfel, Tom & Pam Gerber lit a candle


Matthew Pinapfel posted on 9/23/18

I love you dad - I can’t belive you are gone so soon but I will always remember the good you always possessed, you were always an amazing man. Thankyou for making me who I am today.


Gma Cobb posted on 9/22/18

So sorry,praying for all of you in this difficult time.


Chari posted on 9/22/18

Love you and I will miss you.❤


Celena Parker posted on 9/22/18

So sorry for your loss!!!