Michael Joe Breitigan

Born: Sat., Jun. 4, 1977
Died: Sat., Apr. 27, 2019


2:00 PM to 3:00 PM, Thu., May 02, 2019
Location: Brandon Location

Memorial Service

3:00 PM Thu., May 02, 2019

Print Obituary   Home Page All Obituaries




Michael Joe Breitigan, age 41, died unexpectedly, of an Intracerebral Hemorrhage, on Saturday, April 27, 2019, at Porter Medical Center in Middlebury.


Michael was born in Phoenix, AZ on June 4, 1977. He was the son of Connie Mitchell and Dennis Breitigan. He moved with his family to Vermont in 1982. He grew up in Vergennes and Orwell where he received his early education in local schools. He had attended Fair Haven Union High School. Following his education, he began his working career, as a welder and commercial painter. He most recently worked, as an automobile detailer at Foster Motors in Middlebury. He enjoyed playing golf, camping and fishing with his daughter.


Surviving is his mother; Connie Mitchell of Tucson, AZ, his father; Dennis Breitigan of Vergennes, his daughter; Maci Lee Breitigan, his fiancée and mother of his daughter; Ashley Whitney Jackson and her parents; Evan and Robin Jackson all of Middlebury, his sister; Jaime O’Rourke and her husband, Patrick and their children; Gabriella, Tristan and Calvin all of Tucson, AZ, 3 step-brothers; Jesse Breitigan of VT, Douglas Breitigan and Matthew Breitigan both of MN, and Maternal Grandfather; Richard Mitchell and his wife Linda of Florida. Several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins also survive him. He was predeceased by his maternal grandmother; Nancy Mitchell of Vergennes, uncles; Rick Mitchell and Jeff Mitchell and aunt; Wendy Mitchell, all of Vergennes.


The memorial service will be held on Thursday, May 2, 2019, at 3 PM, at the Miller & Ketcham Funeral Home in Brandon, where friends may pay their respects to the family from 2 PM until service time at 3 PM.


Following the ceremony, the family will receive friends “In A Celebration Of His Life”, at Middlebury V.F.W. Post on Exchange Street, from 4-7 PM.


Memorial gifts in lieu of flowers may be made, in his memory, for the benefit of his daughter, c/o Connie Mitchell, 4219 Seeger Street, Cass City, MI 48726.


Arrangements are under the direction of the Miller & Ketcham Funeral Home in Brandon.






Click to send flowers using our local area florist
Free delivery to our funeral home & save on wire fees
View/Sign the Condolence Book

Click the button to generate a printable document containing all condolences submitted

Condolence Booklet

Copyright © 2019 Miller & Ketcham Funeral Homes, Inc.. All Rights Reserved.    | Website by CFS |