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Michael LeRoy Rider

June 7, 1948 October 14, 2018
Michael  LeRoy Rider
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Obituary for Michael LeRoy Rider

Michael LeRoy Rider was born on June 7,1948 and he passed peacefully with his wife by his side on October 14th 2018. Mike was a life long resident of Oxford and was a well loved and respected person in the community. He was proceeded in death by his parents Jack and Odeta Rider, his mother in law Alice Nicholson, and his son James Rider.

Michael is survived by his wife of almost 50 years, Darlene Rider, children John Rider and Jylnelle (William) Fearson, grandchildren Ethan Perkins, Michael Rider, Anthony Rider, Marshall Rider and Jacob Fearson.

Michael retired from the Village of Oxford DPW after 25 years of dedicated work. Mike was an active member in the community and enjoyed helping anyone in need, whether it was home repairs, broken cars; if it was broke he would fix it, or at least try to. Mike enjoyed being outside, was an active member of the SAL, enjoyed bowling, his dart league, playing golf, softball and fishing.

The family will be having a private memorial for Michael, in lieu of flowers or cards, the family asks that donations be made in Michael's name to the Alzheimer's Association.

Arrangements for cremation entrusted to Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors, Oxford.

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