Michael Lawrence Noel, 57, passed away on Tuesday August 14, 2018 at home in Winchester Bay. A Memorial gathering will take place on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at The Noel Ranch Smith River at 12:00 p.m.
Mike as he was known to his friends was born in Coos Bay on January 6, 1961 to Gerald L. and Margaret A. (Leming) Noel. Mike was raised in Reedsport and would eventually graduate from Reedsport High School. Mike was married twice; first to Rebecca Waybrant, they were married in Honolulu Hawaii and secondly to Jo D. Dilley, this marriage took place in Coos Bay Oregon. Mike lived in Reedsport, Hawaii, North Bend and Winchester Bay. His working career consisted of working as an electrician for Georgia Pacific; he worked out of Coos Bay and Lebanon.
Mike enjoyed camping, fishing and hunting; he also served 6 years honorably for the US Navy, and received an honorable discharge.
Mike is survived by his parents; Gerald and Margaret, daughter Danika Noel, son Ryan Waybrant and his partner Lisa Music; grandsons; Kayden, Eli, and Asher. He is further survived by his brother Bruce (Renae) Noel and nephews Brock and Brian. Survivors also include Mike’s neice and nephew; Amberlie and Reilly Lane.
Mike was preceded in death by his two ex-wives; Rebecca and Jo Denese.
In lieu of flowers the family is asking that donations be made to your local animal shelter.