Michael L. ColbyMichael L. Colby, 61 of Duluth died Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013 at St. Luke’s Hospice after a long battle with MS.
Michael L. Colby, 61 of Duluth died Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013 at St. Luke’s Hospice after a long battle with MS.
Mike was born in southern Minnesota on March 15, 1952.
He lived on a hobby farm in Aitkin, Minn., where he also sold insurance and he moved to Duluth in 2006. Mike loved classical music, his dogs, reading, rummage sales, Schwan’s food, keeping up on current events, especially MS research, He was very active in the MS Society and enjoyed its yoga class.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Mike is survived by several cousins and his Peace of Mind and MS family. Anyone who met Mike was his friend, and his quick wit and friendship will be greatly missed.
VISITATION: 10 a.m. Saturday with services at 11 a.m. in the Benedictine Health Center Chapel, 935 Kenwood Ave. Duluth. Burial will follow at Forest Hill Cemetery. Memorials to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, 200 12th Ave South, Minneapolis, MN 55415-1255.
Arrangemnts by Dougherty Funeral Home, Duluth (218) 727-3555.
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