Charles J. Michie

Charles J. Michie, 74, passed away peacefully on November 21st, 2016 af­ter battling a long illness.

Born in Manchester, NH on February 20, 1942, the son of Robert L. Michie and Teresa (Caron) Michie.

A graduate of Milford AREA Se­nior High, 1961. He was a machinist for GTE Sylvania in Nashua for over thirty years.

Charles loved the outdoors. He enjoyed ca­noeing and camping with family and friends. He was an avid hiker, having hiked most of the trails in the White Mountains sev­eral times. And in his later years, he would be seen walking through his neigh­borhood on a daily basis. He also enjoyed work­ing on cars and tinkering in the garage or his work shed. He was an avid Pa­triots fan, always making sure to watch their games.

He was a devoted hus­band and would enjoy sto­ries involving his family and friends.

Charles is survived by his brother, Stuart Michie and his wife Christine; his brother, John Michie; his brother, Kenneth Botsford and his wife, Tanya; his sister, Margaret (Michie) Ungricht and her hus­band, Ralph; his son, Alan J. Michie and his partner, Allen; his son, William J. Michie and his wife, Jenni­fer; his daughter, Carlene Madison and her husband, Thomas; and his grand­daughter, Angeli­na; along with nu­merous nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his loving wife, Joanne (Landry) Michie and his brother James Michie.

Visiting hours are on Sunday, November 27th from 11am to 1pm and from 4 to 6pm in the Smith & Heald Funeral Home, 63 Elm Street, Milford, NH. Funeral services will be held on Monday, Novem­ber 28th at 10am in the funeral home. Burial will follow in Meadowview Cemetery, Amherst. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the American Diabetes As­sociation, NH Affiliate, 249 Canal Street, Manchester, NH 03101. Arrangements are in the care of Smith & Heald Funeral Home, Mil­ford, NH. To share a mem­ory or offer a condolence, please go to www.smith-heald.com.