Mike's memorial service was held Saturday, October 1st, 2005, at 1:00 PM, at the South Middleborough United Methodist Church. His friends and family came to share memories of Mike. Please continue to do so here.
From the New Bedford Standard Times
STOODT: AUG. 25, 2005, MICHAEL ALLEN STOODT OF NEW BEDFORD FORMERLY OF MIDDLEBORO AGED 45 YRS. SON OF MARGARET L. (BAYER) STOODT OF MIDDLEBORO AND THE LATE WILLIAM A. STOODT, BROTHER OF ROBERT A. STOODT AND WIFE AMY OF CT, UNCLE OF CARL, KEVIN, KURT STOODT, NEPHEW OF DOUGLAS A. STOODT, DIANE K. WINBIGLER, COUSIN OF ERIC AND JEFFERY WINBIGLER, DEAR FRIENDS THOMAS AND JEAN OLSEN. PRIVATE ARRANGEMENTS ARE BEING HANDLED BY THE EGGER FUNERAL HOME. MIDDLEBORO. IN LIEU OF FLOWERS DONATIONS IN MICHAEL'S NAME TO THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOC., 20 SPEEN ST., FRAMINGHAM, MA 01701-4688 OR THE AMERICAN DIABETES ASSOC., 330 CONGRESS ST., 5TH FLOOR, BOSTON, MA 02110 WOULD BE APPRECIATED.
When All the Laughter Dies in Sorrow
When all the laughter dies in sorrow
When all the great galactic systems
--- Kendrew Lascelles
(Quote appeared on Mike's home page at UMass Dartmouth, which is archived here.)
The meaning of a life...
Mike touched people's lives. If you have anecdotes to share, please send them along to be included here.