Died: Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Michael Edward Hennessy, DDS, aged 61, passed away Wednesday, November 21, at his Lake Orion home surrounded by family after a courageous struggle with cancer.
Dr. Mike was born Oct. 17, 1951, in Pontiac to Mrs. Phyllis Hennessy and the late Edward Hennessy. He was a graduate of Grand Blanc High School, Central Michigan University and the University of Detroit Dental School.
He practiced dentistry in Clarkston for most of his career. Dr. Mike was an avid long distance runner with a passion for flying, serving at church and spending time with his grandchildren.
Dr. Mike was beloved husband of 38 years to B. Diane Hennessy, and a dear father to two children, Andrea (Charlie) Romines and Matthew (Laura) Hennessy.
He was a loving grandfather to three grandchildren, Makena and Ashley Romines and Joshua Hennessy. He was precious son to mother Phyllis and adoring brother to Carol (Ken) Hennessy Nysson and Rhonda (Patrick) McCarty Hennessy DDS. He will be missed by many other close friends and family members.