Mr. Michael David “Mike” Mangold, age 65, of Florence, Indiana, entered this life on May 11, 1954 in Cincinnati, Ohio. He was the loving son of the late George Bernard and Helen Bernice (Voss) Mangold. He was raised in Cincinnati, Ohio until 1971 when the family moved to the Switzerland County community. Mike graduated in 1972 from Switzerland County High School in Vevay, Indiana. Mike was united in marriage in 1983 in Vevay, Indiana, to Melissa Curlin and this union was blessed with two sons, Matthew and Robert Mangold. Mike was employed for Dow Corning in Carrollton, Kentucky and Kentucky Utilities in Ghent, Kentucky. He was also employed for Randall Textron and US Shoe Factory in Vevay, Indiana. Mike was a former member of the Sons of the Vevay American Legion Post #185 and was a member of the Most Sorrowful Mother of God Catholic Church in Vevay, Indiana. Mike enjoyed farming and spending time with his family. Mike passed away on Monday, January 20, 2020, at his residence.
Mike will be remembered by his sons, Matthew Mangold and his wife, Lisa of Vevay, IN and Robert Mangold and his wife, Shawntaine of Bennington, IN; his step-son, Kenny Young of Fort Sill, OK; his grandchildren, Michael, Arron, Richard, Adrian, Abigail and Andrew; his sister, Rosemarie Pavy of Columbia, TN; his brothers, Mark Mangold of Vevay, IN, Steve Mangold of Vevay, IN, Danny Mangold and his wife, Lucinda of Vevay, IN and Jeff Mangold and his companion, Dee Deputy of Madison, IN; his several nieces and nephews; his special friends, Brandon Schirmer of Vevay, IN and Joe Ryan Ricketts of Vevay, IN.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George Bernard Mangold, died May 4, 2016 and Helen Bernice (Voss) Mangold, died May 14, 2007 and his brother, Richard Anthony Mangold, died June 30, 1961.
Friends may call 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m., Friday, January 24, 2020, at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, 208 Ferry Street, Vevay, Indiana 47043.
Memorial contributions may be made to Mr. Michael David “Mike” Mangold Memorial Fund c/o Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Cards are available at the funeral home or online at www.haskellandmorrison.com