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Wells, Michael T.
Michael T. Wells, 58, of Galesburg died at 8:37 a.m. Friday, August 10, 2012 at Galesburg Cottage Hospital.

He was born May 6, 1954 in Galesburg the son of LaVerne M. and Mary Ann Craig Wells. He married Diane Clayton in Galesburg.

He is survived by his son, Terry Lee Wells of St. Louis, Mo.; two brothers, Richard L. (Lisa) Wells and Virgil Munsell, both of Galesburg; two sisters, Gail Empson and Gloria (the late Jack) Wells, both of Galesburg; two aunts, Francis Craig of Galesburg and Marcia Craig of Wataga, Ill.; and several nieces and nephews and cousins. He is preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Birdie Rose Coe and his former wife, Diane.

Michael worked as a welder for Butler Manufacturing and later in maintenance for several businesses. He was of the Baptist faith and knew and loved his Lord. He enjoyed watching movies and visiting with the nurses and staff at the nursing home. He had a great sense of humor and a great spirit.

Graveside services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Tuesday, August 14, 2012 in Memorial Park Cemetery. Mr. Dave Scholl will officiate. There will be no visitation. Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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