Michael "Mike" Allen Armani, 65, of Mauriceville, Texas, died Sunday, Nov. 8, 2009, at his residence. Mike was a native of East Chicago, Ind., and was a longtime resident of Mauriceville. He served his country in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam conflict. He was also a computer programmer and was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church.
The funeral service was held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11, at Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor, Texas, with burial at 3 p.m. in Houston, Texas. Visitation was held from 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 10, at Memorial Funeral Home.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Adeline Armani.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy "Dot" McNeill Armani of Mauriceville, Texas; sons, Clint Armani and wife Dayna of Beaver Creek, Ohio, James Shillings and wife Veronica of Katy, Texas, John Shillings and wife Jennifer of Crosby, Texas; his father, Vasco Armani of St. Clair Shores, Mich.; sisters, Susan Palazzola of Macomb, Mich., and Kathy Demeter of Carmel, Ind.; grandchildren Cora Armani, Anna Armani, John Armani, Nathanael Armani, Amanda Shillings, Trevor Shillings, and Brooke Allyn Shillings.