Michael William Sales age 62, of Park Falls, died peacefully in his sleep at home on December 30, 2013. He has no more pain. He was born on June 7, 1951 in Park Falls, the son of Glenn Sr. and Bettejane (Young) Sales. His early life and schooling were in Park Falls where he graduated from high school. He attended college in Menomonie. On May 20, 1972 he married Jean Ellison. He was a lifetime resident of Park Falls and the owner/operator of M & J Sales, Heating and Cooling. He enjoyed grilling and cooking big meals, gardening, and spending time with his family and friends.
He is survived by:
his wife Jean of Park Falls
Angela (Keith) Hilgart of Park Falls
Jeffrey (Michelle) Sales of Abbotsford
Jennifer (Victor) Peth of Butternut
Joy (Chet Wilberg) Sales of Maple Grove, MN
William (Molly) Sales of Woodbury, MN
Jazmine & Jade Sales of Abbotsford
Chanse, Chelsea, & Chad Peth of Butternut
and Jack Sales of Woodbury, MN
Zachary (Beth) Hilgart of Burnsville, MN
Adam Hilgart of Park Falls
Zoe and Dominic Hilgart of Burnsville, MN
his father Glenn (Annabelle Brandt) Sales Sr. of Park Falls
Myron (Deb) Sales of Park Falls
Glenn (Christie) Sales of Butternut
Mark Sales of Park Falls
Carsten (Sally) Ellison of Barron
He was preceded in death by his mother Bettejane Sales in 1994, his brother Jonathon Sales, his sister Bettejane Sales, and nephew James Ellison.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday January 2, 2014 at 4:00pm from the Peace Lutheran Church in Park Falls. Rev. Dale Heinlein will officiate.
A gathering of family and friends will be held at the funeral home on Thursday from 2:00pm until the hour of the service.
In leiu of flowers memorial donations to the family would be appreciated.