Michael John Lavenbein - age: 80
(December 01, 1939 to December 11, 2019
Old Orchard Beach, Maine
There will be a Celebration of Life service at The Salvation Army in Old Orchard Beach on January 16, 2020 at 3:30pm. Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home, Saco has been entrusted with his arrangements.
Memorial Donations may be made in Mike's memory to Gosnell Memorial Hospice House, 180 US Route One, Scarborough, ME 04074.
Old Orchard Beach – Michael John Lavenbein was Promoted to Glory on December 11, 2019 from Gosnell Memorial Hospice House. He was born on December 1, 1939 in London, England, the son of Ronald and Lillian Dann Lavenbein. He was educated in London schools.
Mike worked for 30 years at IBM in New Product Development before settling in Old Orchard Beach. He worked for 20 years at The Salvation Army in Portland in Development.
Mike enjoyed gardening, travelling, reading historical novels, and especially outings with his grandsons to find rocks.
He is survived by his wife of 48 years Janet Barnes Lavenbein of Old Orchard Beach, his sons Major Timothy Kirk Lavenbein and his wife Major Migdalia of Pittsburgh, PA, and Trevor Britt Lavenbein and his fiancé Tricia Evangelista of Saco, his daughter Jacqueline Hope Newbold and her husband Michael of Windsor, England, and grandsons Micah and Ryan, plus a new grandbaby due in the spring.