Michael Sherman Sartor, Sr., 59 - Spencer

Michael Sherman Sartor, Sr., 59, of Spencer, West Virginia, died Saturday, June 7, 2008, in the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio.

He was born Sunday, July 25, 1948, in Marietta, Ohio, a son of the late Sherman Kinley and Elsie Kathryn Pettit Sartor. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Gary Sartor.

Mike was a retired respiratory therapist who had worked at St. Joseph's Hospital, Parkersburg and Roane General Hospital, Spencer. After retiring, he owned and operated Cyborg Computers, Spencer. He was a 1966 graduate of Parkersburg High School and a U.S. Navy veteran corps man stationed in San Francisco and Hawaii, during the late 1960's. Mike was an avid motorcycle enthusiast.

Survivors include his wife, Jennifer L. Lance Sartor; two sons, Michael Sherman Sartor, II of Stevensville, Mich. and Craig Sherman Sartor of Spencer; two stepchildren, Scott Harrison of Coolville, Ohio and Lori Kuhns of Bridgeman, Mich.; one brother, John Sartor of Parkersburg; one sister, Sandra Shockey of Parkersburg; many nieces and nephews.

There will be a gathering, of family and friends, to remember and celebrate his life on Thursday, June 12 beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the John H. Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer.

Memorial contributions are preferred to Roane County Helping Hand, P.O. Box 576, Spencer, WV 25276.