Age 82, of Franklin Park, IL., passed away unexpectedly and peacefully at home. On Saturday November 27, 2021. Husband to Anna for 60 years and father to six. Sam (Debby), Gina Placencio (Bob), Tony (Corinne), Joann Bucaro (Mark), Anne Marie Ortiz (Peter), John (Yathelia). He was a proud Grandpa to nine and Great Grandpa to one. He is survived by his sister Nancy Sosa and numerous cousins, nieces, and nephews. Michael was an Army Veteran from 1962-1964, where he was stationed in Nuremberg, Germany. He grew up on the Near Northside where he hung out at the Olivet, Patsy’s Pub and Carines. He loved telling stories about the old neighborhood, being funny and playing golf. He enjoyed munching on Yoho potato chips, R.C. Cola, and licorice snaps. Most of all it gave him great pleasure to be surrounded by his family.