Michael R. Long, 76, of Warren, PA, passed away on Saturday, October 17, 2020, at St. Vincent Hospital in Erie, PA.
Born on November 19, 1943 in Warren, PA, he was the son of the late Robert C. Long, Sr. and Pauline Marian Pratz Long.
Mike was a 1961 graduate of Warren Area High School. He served with the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He had been employed as a registered nurse at Warren State Hospital for 20 years, retiring in 2003. Mike was a member of Warren Moose Lodge 109 and enjoyed fishing, hunting, and going to Las Vegas.
Mike is survived by his wife of 30 years, Patty Fedorchuk Long, whom he married on April 17, 1990 in Irvine, PA; 3 children – Shannon Long and his fiancé, Guinavere, of Albion, PA, Rebecca Sterling and her husband, Okura, of Salt Lake City, UT, Michael (Loren) Long of Hamburg, NY; 3 step-children – Kenneth Sharp of Warren, PA, Karen (Wes) Battko of Marienville, PA, Kristy (Duane) Blystone of Youngsville, PA; 2 grandchildren, 3 step-grandchildren, 3 step-great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Mike was preceded in death by a sister – Sheila Juliano, and a brother – Robert C. Long, Jr.
Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA, on Thursday, October 22, 2020, from Noon until 1:00 P.M. at which time a funeral and committal service will be held with Rev. Marcus Briggs, retired minister, officiating. Full military honors will be conducted by the Clarendon/Sheffield V.F.W. and Warren American Legion Funeral Honor Guard and U.S. Army personnel.
Interment will be in Oakland Cemetery Those with to place a memorial may do so to the Warren Cancer Care Center, 2 Crescent Park West, Warren, PA, 16365. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com