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Michael Lee Kirby

March 1, 1950 - December 15, 2017

Michael Lee Kirby, age 67, of Wilmington, DE, and formerly of New Castle, passed away on Friday, December 15, 2017.

A native Delawarean, Michael was born in Wilmington on March 1, 1950, son of the late Estridge Kirby and the late Clara Nona (Branch) Kirby Taylor. He made his career as a sheet metal worker in the HVAC industry. Michael enjoyed crabbing, fishing and spending time with his family.

In addition to his parents, Michael was preceded in death by his sisters, Bonnie Keene and Anna Yurgin. He is survived by his daughter, Michelle L. Kirby; sister, Pamela A. Rini (Michael); granddaughter, Danielle Hartnett; and great grandson, Leonardo Saienni.

Services and Interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Michael’s name to Connections, 3821 Lancaster Pike, Wilmington, DE 19805.

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  • I’m very sorry to hear of his passing. May he rest in peace, he was a good soul.

  • It was a pleasure to meet Mike in Wilmington. He was a super nice and kind gentleman. Thoughts and Prayers to his family. Rest in Peace Mike!

  • We, the Administration and Staff of Connections extend our heartfelt condolences to the family of Michael Kirby. Michael was a part of our family on Jefferson Street. He will be missed by many in the community.

    May God be with you during this difficult time.