403 Forbidden


nginx
Michael McKenzie

Michael McKenzie

Thursday, June 7th, 1945 - Friday, June 28th, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Michael McKenzie, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of Michael McKenzie with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Dr. Michael McKenzie, Age 74,passed away Friday, June 28th in Grosse Pointe Park. Beloved husband of Katy, nee Heenan. Dear father of Kelly Woolums (Chad), Molly Dunlap (Todd), Michael McKenzie (Rachel), Ryan McKenzie (Martha). Cherished "Pops" of Cassidy, Evan, Andrew Woolums, Ben, Jake, Cole Dunlap, Dottie, Tilly, Henry McKenzie, Everett, Annie and Conor McKenzie. Brother of 5 and uncle and great uncle of many. Over the years, he practiced medical oncology at 6 hospitals in the local area as well as serving as Director of Hospice of SE Michigan in 1980's and Henry Ford Hospice in Wyandotte. Michael enjoyed life to the fullest. Michael and Katy were high school sweethearts and just recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. He always had a special love for golden retrievers and will be dearly missed by his adoring "Maddie". Michael enjoyed being with his family, traveling, reading a good book, a good movie, good food, and sports. He attended The University of Nebraska on a Football scholarship and graduated from Wayne State University and went on to pursue his medical degree from Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine. His wonderful sense of humor will be missed by all that knew him. A special thanks to all of the caregivers at Residential Hospice for their dedicated support and service. Visitation will be held Sunday, June 30, 3:00 - 8:00 pm at Chas. Verheyden Funeral Home, Inc. 16300 Mack Ave. Grosse Pointe Park. Funeral will be Monday at 11:00 am Mass at St. Clare of Montefalco Catholic Church, 1401 Whittier, Grosse Pointe Park, with visitation from 10:30 until time of Mass. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to a charity of your choice is appreciated. Share a memory at verheyden.org.
Read Less

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Sunday, June 30th, 2019 | 3:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Sunday, June 30th, 2019 3:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Chas. Verheyden, Inc.
    Address
    16300 Mack Avenue
    Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan 48230
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Prayer Service TBD
  • Service

    Monday, July 1st, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Monday, July 1st, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    St. Clare of Montefalco Catholic Church
    Address
    1401 Whittier
    Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan 48230
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Instate from 10:30 am until time of Mass

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Michael here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Provide comfort for the family of Michael McKenzie by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
AF

Adrienne Kania, DO, FAAO

Posted at 07:29pm
Dr. McKenzie was my preceptor when I was a medical student, intern and resident. Despite what many perceived as a growly demeanor, we got along fabulously. He was a wealth of knowledge and inspiration. I remember him most for the compassion he showed his patients. My condolences to his family and friends. The Osteopathic community has lost a giant.
Adrienne Kania, DO, FAAO
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album