Kuiper Funeral Home

9039 Kleinman Road, Highland, IN


Michael Anthony Spangler

December 13, 1968February 7, 2020

Michael Anthony Spangler, age 51, of Lynwood, IL passed away February 7, 2020. Michael is survived by his mother Sandra Besancon, fiancé Barbara Westerhoff, son Beau Cook, daughter Nichole Ondrick, granddaughter Ava, one sister Stephanie(Gerold) Franke, niece Hannah Franke, three uncles who were like brothers, Bob, Tony, Len, and many cousins and good friends. Preceded in death by his grandparents Anthony & June Cribari. A Celebration of Life will be held Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 7:00PM, at Kuiper Funeral Home 9039 Kleinman RD (two blocks south of Ridge RD) Highland, IN. Friends may visit with the family on Tuesday, February 18, from 5:00PM to 7:00PM at the funeral home.


  • Visitation

    Tuesday, February 18, 2020

  • Celebration of Life

    Tuesday, February 18, 2020


Michael Anthony Spangler

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Karen Grabarczyk

February 11, 2020

Oh how you loved to laugh !
And how you made us laugh too !

Lisa Funke

February 10, 2020

Mike from the disco ball, snakes, bullet belt to many many memories from family parties, weddings, gathering's to rocking at the Tesla concert. The great memories with you, Aunt Sandy, Steph, Lynnie, my mom, and Tony bring a smile every great memory.
You have a place in my heart cuz. Dearly missed, such an amazing man I was blessed to have known. Jam My Sharona for some good old times. Love you.

Martha and Kevin Strauther

February 10, 2020

Mike our Grandchildren are going to miss you. Thank you for loving them. Milo talks about you being his angel in heaven now and Ill remind him. Keep watch over your Babs shes sure gonna miss you!!

Justine Kottmann

February 10, 2020

I loved Mike's wisecracking personality, humor, and mischievous smile! My thoughts, prayers, and love go out to the entire family.

Beau Cook

February 9, 2020

You tought me everything. How to camp how to fish, how to respect people who are older then you, and so much more. More importantly you tought me how to be a respectable man and how to carry myself through all walks of life.. I loved you so much and have always been proud to call you Dad.. I love you and miss you.. Give Nan and Papa a hug for me..
-Your Son Beau


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