Mike Underhill

July 5, 1947July 8, 2013

Edward Michael “Mike” Underhill, age 66, of Sikeston, died Monday, July 8, 2013, at the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Born July 5, 1947, in Sikeston, to the late Earl M. Underhill and Ila Beck Underhill Kinder, he was an operator material handler/river at Noranda Aluminum, where he was employed for 40 years. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War. He was a member of Sikeston Elks Lodge #2319, and of Baptist faith. On August 27, 1988, in Sikeston, he married Sharon Davidson, who survives of the home. Additional survivors include: two daughters, Robin Underhill Day of Bell City and Megan Underhill and fiancé Chad Stevens of Nixa; one brother and sister-in-law, Earl R. and Janet Underhill of Sikeston; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law Kenneth and Kay Bowman of Bertrand and Dale and Vanessa Glenn of Charleston; and one uncle and aunt, Gaines and Audrey Beck of Sikeston. Also surviving are 3 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Visitation will be held Thursday, July 11, from 5-8 p.m. at the Nunnelee Funeral Chapel, where funeral services will be conducted Friday at 11 a.m., with Bro. Tim Miller of Jackson, officiating. The eulogy will be given by Mike Campbell. Interment will follow at 1 p.m. at the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Bloomfield, with full military honors accorded him by the Missouri Military Honor Guard Unit. Pallbearers will be Rob Bowman, Adam Glenn, Steve Underhill, David Underhill, Ronnie May, Lonnie Ward, Glenn Hessling and Bill Culp. Online condolences may be shared at: Memorial contributions may be made to: American Cancer Society 106 Farrar Dr., Suite 104 Cape Girardeau, MO 63701 OR St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142 Memphis, TN 38148-0142


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John Haverstrick

October 6, 2013

Just now heard about Mike's passing from James Furgeson. Knew Mike for 30 yrs at Noranda. He is a good man and fellow vet. God bless. Mike

Nancy Dover Keating

July 12, 2013

My deepest condolences to the Mike Underhill family. Many, many years ago, he was one of my brother (Tommy Dover's best friends). My brother Tommy passed away quite some time ago. God bless you and give you peace.

Patricia Ann Underhill-Horton

July 11, 2013

My deepest condolence to the Mike Undehill family and friends for their loss.
God bless and keep all of you in his arms while you mourn the loss of a son, a father, a husband,and a friend. My prayers are with you all.

Belinda & Floyd Underhill

July 11, 2013

May God Bless You Mike and Hold Your Family Close in his arms
RIP Mike Underhill

Noranda Co-worker

July 11, 2013

The True Measure of a Man's Life is not what he has accomplished... It's how long he is remembered... Mike was a great man, he will be remembered for ever... Thanks MIKE for your Friendship and Your Service to this Country... Rest in Peace my friend...

Linda McCanless-Anderson

July 11, 2013

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.

Judy "Henderson " Rodgers

July 10, 2013

So sorry for your loss. I pray God's Blessings and peace on all of Mike's family. I am a former classmate.

Charles Williamson

July 10, 2013

I am so sorry for your loss. I will be praying for friends to comfort you,faith to uphold you and loving memories to help you smile again.

Linda James-Harris

July 10, 2013

May the Lord hold you near to his heart and give you the comfort and peace needed to continue without Mike. The "Class of 65" will miss him.