Michael Ernest Mileschkowsky

Published 4:23 pm Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Michael Ernest Mileschkowsky, born October 23, 1948 in Jackson, Mich., gained his heavenly wings on Sunday, August 18, 2019, after a short stay at Mountain Home VA Hospital of Johnson City, Tenn. Mike was a dedicated husband to his wife of 34 years, Rebecca. Always with a smile, Mike never met a stranger and was quick with a joke. He loved to play guitar, mow his yard and build things. He was a master machinist and took pride in everything he did.
Mike was preceded in death by his mother, Agnes Concross Mileschkowsky; his father, Ernest Mileschkowsky; a sister, Kim; and a sister, Debbie.
He is survived by his loving wife, Rebecca Mileschkowsky of Elizabethton, Tenn.; his daughters, Debi Weldon of Albion, Mich., Jennifer Weldon of Wise, Va., and Cassandra Johnson of Tampa, Fla.; a sister, Johanna Mileschkowsky of West Palm Beach, Fla.; and a brother, Henry Mileschkowsky of Jackson, Mich. He is also survived by a son-in-law, Lee Johnson; his granddaughters, Abbey Lent and Christian Johnson; and a grandson, Cody Lent. Mike had several brothers and sisters-in-law that he loved dearly. He is also survived by a host of loving nieces and nephews. Mike will be missed by all who knew him.
A memorial service to honor the life of Mike will be conducted at 10 a.m. Thursday, August 22, in the Sunrise Chapel of Tetrick Funeral Services of Johnson City with family and friends officiating. Military Honors will be given on Thursday, August 22, at 1:45 p.m. in the Mountain Home National Cemetery. Those wishing to attend are asked to meet at the cemetery no later than 1:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Mountain Home Veterans Administration in loving memory of Mike, by visiting https://www.pay.gov/public/form/start/48003968/ and following the prompts. Memories and condolences may be shared at www.tetrickfuneralhome.com.
Tetrick Funeral Services, 3001 Peoples Street, Johnson City, TN 37604 (423-610-7171), is honored to serve the Mileschkowsky family.

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