Michael Joseph (Mike) Torscher passed away peacefully at home on Friday, June 2, 2014 in Fort Macleod.
Mike was born Oct. 29, 1935 and raised in Burdett, Alta.
Mike met and married the love of his life Celia (Sally) Polderman in Raymond on Oct. 22, 1960. They later moved to Fort Macleod in 1963 where he resided with his family until his passing.
Mike worked at the Fort Macleod Hospital for 28 years.
Mike served as a fourth degree Knight of the Fort Macleod Knights of Columbus Council No. 5089, as well as serving on the volunteer fire department from 1972-’93 where he retired after 21 years as deputy chief.
Besides his loving wife, Mike is survived by his children Danny (Julie) and Darlene (Cliff) and grandchildren Jenae (Derrick), Darcie, Amy (Derek), Kristin and Taylor and his sister Ann.
Mike was predeceased by his parents Eva and Joeseph and his brother Francis.