In Loving Memory of
Michael J. Quinlan
Obituary of Michael J. QuinlanQUINLAN, Michael J. "Big Mike"
Peacefully passed away with his family by his side on Sunday, April 21, 2019 at the Eventide Nursing Home. He is survived by his daughter, Frances. Dear brother of Peter (Doreen) Quinlin and Patricia Wallington. Mike will be greatly missed by his many nieces and nephews, especially by his loyal and long-time friend Bob McCloy, and also by his friends Janice Amos, Carol Toner and David Jannison. Mike was predeceased by his loving mother Margaret, brother Paul, brother-in-law Donnie and by his niece Tracy.
Big Mike was a well-known entrepreneur and educator within the hospitality industry. He was also dedicated to supporting numerous charities and was an activist for political and social changes within the Niagara Region.
A special thank you to Major Renee Clarke and the entire staff of Eventide Home for their compassionate care and support given to Mike. In accordance with Mike's wishes, cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Life will be announced at a later date. Arrangements are entrusted with Essentials Cremation and Burial Services (905-354-2133). As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be given to the Canadian Diabetes Association. Online condolences may be shared on Mike's tribute page found at essentialscbs.com.
Service InformationThere are no upcoming public services scheduled or the service has occurred in the past.
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