Michael L. Whipkey, 74, of Dover passed away on Saturday, January 28, 2023 at his home following a sudden illness.
He was born on January 18, 1949. Formerly he worked for Galion Goodwin Truck Body Company. He also owned and operated M&W Auto Repair in Dover until he retired in 2004. He loved cars and enjoyed going to car shows with his ‘34 Chevy Coupe.
Michael was preceded in death by the love of his life, Helen Burkhart, and daughter, Melissa Whipkey.
He leaves behind his son; Ronald Salisbury; two step-children; Scott Burkhart and Terry (Cheryl) Walker; along with a grandson, and two step-grandsons.
In honoring Michael’s wishes, cremation has been entrusted with the Toland-Herzig Funeral Home & Crematory in Dover. To sign an online guestbook for Michael, visit the obituary link on the funeral home’s website.