Mike Medina, 82 passed away on September 19, 2014 at UTMB in Galveston. He was the husband of Theresa G Medina. They shared 57 years of marriage together.
Born in Galveston, Texas, he was the son of Cresencio Medina and Dolores Morales. He was employed at Galveston Ship Builder and was later employed at Todd’s Shipyard.
He was a member of Painters Local 585 and Eagles Lodge; He enjoyed fixing lawn mowers, gardening and family gatherings. He also collected antiques.
He was predeceased by his Father, Cresencio Medina, Mother, Dolores Morales Cruz,; Sons, Mike Medina Jr. and Mark Medina, one Brother and three Sisters.
He is survived by his spouse, Theresa G Medina, daughters, Theresa A Hernandez (Juan) and Patricia A Gonzales, sister, Matilda Ahearn; grandson, Michael Wayne Medina and ten other grandchildren; 33 great great-grandchildren and one great great-grandson.
The funeral mass will be held on Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary of the Miraculous Medal Catholic Church 1604 9th Ave N, Texas City, TX 77590, The visitation will be held on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. The rosary will start at 7:00 p.m. at Carnes Funeral Home, (exit 15) 3100 Gulf Freeway, Texas City, Texas 77591.
The family would like to thank the UTMB cardiology department and the ICU department at UTMB.