Michael Bickman, age 54, of Howard Lake, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011.
He was born April 11, 1956, in Glencoe, the son of Felix and Sophie (Jagodzinski) Bickman.
Michael was a kid at heart, who was always making jokes. He enjoyed the outdoors, especially shooting guns, hunting, fishing, and riding motorcycles.
He is survived by his daughters, Lisa (Jeff) Bayerl, Melissa (special friend, Bryan Hanrahan) Bickman, and Samantha (special friend, Tyler Andrews) Bickman; his father, Felix Bickman; brother Frank Bickman; sister Veronica (John) Valen; grandchildren Allizaya Maslonkowski and Grace Bayerl; special friend Cindy Hahn; and other relatives and friends.
Michael was preceded in death by a son, Benjamin Bickman; and his mother, Sophie (Jagodzinski) Bickman.
A memorial service took place Friday, Jan. 14 at 7:30 p.m. at the Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted, with visitation from 6 p.m. until the time of the service.
The Chilson Funeral Home of Winsted assisted the family with arrangements; www.chilsonfuneralhome.com.