Mike passed away peacefully after a 10 month battle with cancer. He was at home surrounded by his loving family. Mike worked for American Cyanamide 38 years as a production superintendent. Since retirement the hard worker he was continued working as a code enforcement officer for the city of Plainwell, MI. He was a graduate of Palmerton High School, Palmerton, PA.
His love of sports continued as a Plainwell High School boosters club member. His passion for gardening was apparent in his lush yard and beautiful rose garden where bird watching was an enjoyment. He loved traveling. Hawaii, New Zealand and Scotland were some of his favorite places to visit. Golfing was a joy in his life from the time he and his brother were caddies at Blueridge Country Club in PA. 45 years of golfing on “Tuesday “ with his buddy Bob Munch had him referring to him as his “brother”. Boating was a summertime hobby while coin collecting in the winter.
Watching his grandsons excel in life filled his heart. Mike was always supportive of Sally’s interests and needs.
Spouse - Sally Pritko Plainwell, MI, Daughter- Debbie Sergi-Laws (Bob) Siesta Key, FL, Son- Jeff Pritko Venice, FL and daughter Pam Schoenwether (Michael) Grandchildren Brandon, Reese (Alyssa), Ian Siblings- Ronald Pritko Nazareth, PA, Sandy Pritko North Kingstown, RI and several Nieces and Nephews
He was preceded in death by his parents-Michael and Rose Pritko, Palmerton PA.
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