Michael “Mike” H. Mortensen, age 72, of The Villages passed away Friday, August 16, 2019 in The Villages, Florida. He was born in Chicago, Illinois and came to The Villages 19 years ago from Richmond, Illinois. Mr. Mortensen was a retired machinist for Hollister Medical Supply Company. Mike was a U.S. Army Vietnam War Veteran. He played Division I and II softball for 13 years in The Villages and was an avid Raiders Fan.
Mr. Mortensen was preceded in death by a son Christopher Mortensen (2010). Survivors include his wife of 52 years: Brenda Mortensen, The Villages; 2 Sons: Michael J. Mortensen, Genoa City, WI.; Brian S. (Teresa) Mortensen, Twin Lakes, WI; Brother: Russell (Regina) Mortensen, Chicago, IL.; 5 Grandchildren: Michael Noah Mortensen, Laurissa Schmidt, Heather Mortensen, Gavin Mortensen, and Savannah Mortensen.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 2:00 P.M., Saturday August 31, 2019 at The Lady Lake Chapel of Beyers Funeral Home, 134 N. Hwy. 27/441, Lady Lake, FL, where Military Honors will be afforded by the U.S. Army Honor Guard.
In lieu of flower friends may make memorials to Cornerstone Hospice, 601 Casa Bella, The Villages, FL. 32162 or The Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS. 66675.