– Michael, 57, died Thursday, September 10 in Sublimity. He
was born and raised in Portland, living in Sherwood and
Aumsville and the last 35 years in Canby.
was a tow truck driver for 30 years. He enjoyed collecting
sports memorabilia, gardening, bargain hunting, classic cars (
especially his Super Bee Dodge Charger) and he loved his dog
is survived by children: Corinne Donald of Seattle, WA,
Justine Gentle of Renton, WA, Jeremiah Johnson of Canby and
Robert Johnson of Canby; mother: Dolores Markowski of Salem;
brothers: Gregory Markowski of Oregon City and Jason Markowski
of Salem; sisters: Kathy McLain of Molalla, Julia Kelly of
Sublimity, Lori Jones of ‘Artesia, NM, Geralyn Urban of
Salem and Barbara Grisham of Salem; and grandsons: Blake
Donald and Colin Donald. He was preceded in death by his
father, Isidore and brother, Robert.
will be from 3-9 pm at North Santiam Funeral Service Chapel in
Stayton on Tuesday, September 15. Viewing will also be
Wednesday, September 16 from
9-10 am followed by Recitation of Rosary at 10 am and Mass of
Christian Burial all at St. Boniface Catholic Church in
Sublimity, where he was a member. Interment in St. Boniface
Cemetery in Sublimity. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.