Michael E. Nispuruk Sr. was born Sept. 7, 1942, in Argo, Ill., to Michael and Marion Nispuruk. He died March 22, 2014, in Port Ludlow, Wash.

He leaves behind the love of his life, Elizabeth Nispuruk; son, Michael E. Nispuruk Jr. and wife, Mary Nispuruk, of Sonoma; daughter, Lisa M. Nispuruk, of Milton, Wash.; and son, Eric J. Nispuruk of Seattle, Wash.; He was the world’s best Poppie to Brian and Michael McVeigh and Sarah Nispuruk. He also leaves behind his faithful companions Buster and Bubba, who were always by his side. Michael is also survived by many wonderful friends.

He was a proud United States Navy veteran of Vietnam; an avid boater and fisherman, die-hard Seahawks, Mariners and Sonics fan and was very happy to see his beloved Seahawks win the Superbowl this year. Michael owned Sea-Mar and Nav-Com Electronics for more than 30 years.

Michael was a wonderful husband, father, grandpa and friend. He loved his family deeply. He leaves behind a wonderful legacy and a huge hole in our hearts. He will truly be missed by all who knew him.

At his request private services were held. Donations to the charity of your choice