Michael J. Balk

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Michael J. Balk

July 20, 1938 - December 02, 2018

Michael J. Balk Michael J. Balk passed away on Sunday, December 2, 2018, at Elderwood of Lockport. Born in Buffalo on July 20, 1938, he was the son of the late Nelson and Sara Colley Balk.
Mike served in the US Navy from 1956 until 1960. He retired from Bell Aerospace in Wheatfield as a Supervisor in 1992 after working for 30 years. He was a member of the Elks Club and the Knights of Columbus #319.
Mike is predeceased by his wife, Mary (nee Reggentine) Balk, passed away October 8, 2012.
Beloved father of Mark (Sue) Balk, Jeff (Donna) Balk, Tom (Darcy) Balk, Tim (Cheri) Balk, Kari Balk and the late Michael Balk, who passed away in 1982; cherished grandfather of Mark (Maricela), Rachel, Sadie, Jason (Adrienne), Justin (Nicole), Jonthan, Jilly, Hollianne, Chelsea, Christopher, Molly, Michaila Diel; and great-grandfather of Sean, Myles, Grayson and Preston. He is also survived by his brother in-law, Robert (Gretchen) Reggentine; and nieces, Gina, Andrea and Tricia.
Friends may call on Thursday, December 6th at 4-8 PM at Prudden and Kandt Funeral Home, 242 Genesee Street, Lockport. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, December 7th at 10 AM at All Saints RC Parish, 76 Church Street, Lockport. Interment will be in Cold Spring Cemetery.
Memorials to Niagara Hospice would be appreciated by the family.
Online condolences at pruddenandkandt.com.
Published on December 2, 2018
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Al Shreder
Dec 04, 2018
Have known Mike since childhood as we lived 2 blocks apart. Played sports together later in life. Just a great guy. Will miss him. Condolences to his family.
Christene and Hooch
Dec 03, 2018
We are so very sorry for your loss prayers to the Balk family
My deepest condolences to all of you. Mr.B was a great man and will be missed by many.
Dec 03, 2018