Michael Lane Hamilton

September 8, 1951March 29, 2021

Michael Lane Hamilton, 69, of Bainbridge passed away Monday, March 29, 2021, at his residence surrounded by his family.

Michael was born in Orrville, Ohio the son of Paul and Fern (Butzer) Hamilton, and was a 1969 graduate of Bainbridge High School.

Mr. Hamilton proudly served in the United States Army as a Military Police Correction Specialist. He owned and operated Mike Hamilton Construction Company, and was the Manager of Black Lumber Company for several years until his retirement.

Survivors include his Wife Connie Hamilton; three children, Eric Hamilton, (Lacey), Kelly Wilson, (Brad), and Adam Hamilton, (Jessica); siblings Paul Jr., Samuel, Thomas, Gerald, and Linda Hamilton; five grandchildren, Kenley Maddox, Toby, Luke, and Ellie. His kids and grandkids were his life. He loved them so much.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and a sister, Laura Lunsford.

At his request there will be no visitation or service, a cremation will take place at a later date.

“Get some rest sweet man, we’ll take it from here. No more pain for my best friend, I love you beyond words.”

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Janet Cofer

April 3, 2021

I will never forget all our camping memories! Steve and I had always had fun with you all. Thinking of you all. I know it's hard as I still miss my Steve. Call me anytime. ❤

Donald Smiley

April 1, 2021

Sorry to hear about your loss, i have always wondered how him and his family has been doing since he left black lumber, you will be in my prayers

Black Lumber

April 1, 2021

We would like to send our condolences. Prayers from all at Black Lumber Company.


March 31, 2021

Mike was a great man and co-worker. I will always have great memories of our time together at Black Lumber.

Ray Miller

March 30, 2021

Sorry to hear of Mike’s passing. I always enjoyed talking with Mike when I went into Black’s. He will be missed.

Diane OBrien

March 30, 2021

Mike and his crew built our beautiful home in Clermont - so many people told us what quality work they saw. Many memories of conversations with Mike while it was being built. So sorry he's gone. We'll all miss him.


Larry & Michele Huffman

March 30, 2021

Sending love and prayers to his family. He will be missed.