Michael Julius Krzebetkowski was born April 23, 1966, in Mohall, to Edwin and Clarice Krzebetkowski.
He passed away Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012, in a Minot hospital.
He attended school in Mohall and later graduated from Bottineau High School in 1984. Michael worked in the roofing business and in a slaughterhouse in Nampa, Idaho, for many years. Recently, he returned to North Dakota, working in Minot at Wal-Mart. He was once married to Susan Callison.
Michael was a fan of NASCAR racing and had an extensive collection of M & M memorabilia. He loved his dog, Rufus. Michael was always willing to lend a helping hand to his friends and will be remembered for his kindheartedness.
Michael fought a hard battle. He realized his need for a Savior and accepted Him before his death. We rejoice that Michael is in the arms of Jesus.
His loving family includes: brothers, Edwin (Carol) Krzebetkowski Jr., Waxhaw, N.C., Daniel Krzebetkowski, Hayward, Wis., and Terry (Doreen) Krzebetkowski, Minot; stepchildren, Roy Moody and Amanda Woodbury; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Michael was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Kevin Krzebetkowski.
Memorial gathering of family and friends: Will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Thomas Family Funeral Home, Minot.
Interment: Sherwood Union Cemetery, Sherwood.
Memorials: Are preferred to the American Cancer Society.
Those wanting to sign the online memorial register or share memories and condolences are invited to use the expressions of sympathy section at (www.thomasfamilyfuneralhome.com).