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Michael “Mike” Sudbury

Michael Allen Sudbury, 59 years, 26 days old, passed away on October 8, 2020 at Mercy Hospital in Springfield, MO with his family by his side.

Mike was born September 12, 1961 in Alameda, CA to Arlon Arcey and Leva Mae (Graham) Sudbury.

Mike was retired from working at Emerson and Copeland in Ava for 17 years. He took a lot of pride in his work and his co-workers enjoyed working with him.   

Mike liked traveling and exploring with his mom going places they had never been. He enjoyed having coffee with his friends and sometimes was a prankster and he loved rock and roll. Mike adored and loved his family. He was always there to help anyone in need and Mike was a Christian.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his niece, Renee Sudbury, and brother, Dean Sudbury.

Mike is survived by his brothers and their spouses, Ron & Pat Sudbury, Don & Jackie Sudbury, nephew and wife, Ryan & Haylee Sudbury, nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. 

Visitation services for Mike were Tuesday, October 13, 2020 from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. in the Clinkingbeard Funeral Home, Ava, MO with a graveside following at 10:30 A.M. in the Oak Grove Cemetery, Wasola, MO. Officiating was his family.  Online condolences may be made to