Michael D. Embrey left our world due to complications of cancer on December 4, 2022 in Evansville, Indiana at the age of 58.
Michael was born on January 1, 1964 and lived in Poseyville, Indiana for most of his childhood. He graduated from North Posey High School in 1982 and earned a Communications degree from University of Southern Indiana in 1986. He managed several retail stores including JCPenney, Family Dollar, and ending at Dollar Tree. Michael lived life to the fullest through simple pleasures; chatting with friends and family, spending time with his favorite dog, Dahlia, and watching RuPaul’s Drag Race. He will be missed by family, friends, and all who knew him.
Michael is predeceased by his father, Jay Embrey; mother, Gail Embrey (Brown); and sister Pam Embrey.
Michael is lovingly remembered by his son, Jake Embrey and wife Faith Connell; his former spouse, Carmen Embrey; brothers Jim (Eileen) Embrey and Terry (Gayle) Embrey, nieces and nephews Jessica Embrey, Justin (Paige) Embrey, Carrie Ann (Andy) Rudolph, Dena Embrey, Nathan (Amber) Embrey; and many great nieces and nephews.
Celebration of Life will be held at 3:00 p.m., Saturday, December 17, 2022, at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel – A Family Tradition Funeral Home, 5330 Washington Avenue.
Friends may visit from 12:00 p.m. until service time, Saturday, December 17, 2022, at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel. A Live Stream will be available beginning twenty minutes prior to the service time. Please visit www.boonefuneralhome.net, select your loved one’s obituary, scroll to the bottom of the page, and click Live Stream.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to Greater Evansville Youth online at https://greaterevansvilleyouth.org/make-a-donation. The family would like to thank the St. Vincent Hospital Staff and Heart to Heart Hospice staff for their care and support.
Simple Cremation Evansville is entrusted with care.