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Mr. Michael A. Botke

April 18, 2012

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Michael A. Botke, 51, a resident of Olyphant, died Wednesday at his home.

Born in Scranton the Son of Florence Laird Keith, Effort, Pa and the late Kenneth W. Botke he was educated in East Stroudsburg School. He worked for many years with Mesko and Diamond Glass as an installer.

Mike was a Kind and caring person who would do anything for anyone, with a heart of gold and he loved his family dearly. He loved to talk; he could tell you stories that would last for hours. He also liked to fix cars, and just about anything else that needed repairs. He loved to go fishing with his dad, now they will be fishing together in heaven. He will be greatly missed.

Surviving in addition to his mother are three sons Michael Botke, Florida, Kenneth Botke, Effort Allen Botke Effort; a daughter Christina Botke, Scranton; sisters Sue Bommarito and Husband Ed, East Stroudsburg, Cynthia Smith and husband Mark, Effort; a brother Jim Botke and wife Beth, East Stroudsburg; a step mother Juretta Botke, Scott Twp. and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral Information

A memorial service will be held Monday (4-23-12) at 7:30pm in the Brian Arthur Strauch Funeral Homes and Cremation Services, 3 First Street, Spring Brook Township, Pa 18444, with services by the Rev. Doug Littleton, Pastor of the Spring Brook Congregational Church.
Friends may call Monday from 5-7:15 pm in the funeral home.

Donations Information

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the family.


Visitation:  Map to Moscow Location

Service:  Map to Moscow Location

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