Michael James Farmer, AKA “Farm Boy”, 39 years of age died September 17, 2012 in League City, TX. He was born November 30, 1972 in Tucson, AZ. He was married July 28, 2012 at Helen’s Garden in League City, TX to now Laura Farmer after a 7 year loving courtship.
Michael graduated from Coronado High School in El Paso, TX. He was a deep sea diver and spent his career making sure his fellow divers lives did not get claimed by the water as they did in turn for him. He enjoyed motorcycles, traveling, snow boarding and wake boarding every chance he got. He loved Coors Light and his least favorite food was vegetables.
Michael was a loving husband who had a charming kind heart, filled with compassion and love for his wife. He was a generous, fun loving, nurturing father for his stepson and spent his whole life building long term quality friendships by being charismatic, smart, funny and charitable.
Michael is survived by his wife Laura Farmer; his stepson Dalton Ward; his mother Mary Burno; his stepfather Sam Burno; and his brother Christopher Farmer. He was preceded in death by his father Billy Bob Gray Farmer and his close and dear friend Francis Colligan.
Funeral services will be held October 19, 2012 at 11:15 am at Carnes Funeral Home, 1102 Indiana St., South Houston, TX 77587, 713-943-2500. His wife, Laura Farmer will be holding a celebration of Michael’s life on Saturday, October 27, 2012 at 2 pm on the lake, followed with a release back to the water per his wishes. If you would like to attend, please contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org