On December 22nd, 2021, Michael passed away peacefully, surrounded by family at Ted & Diane Brandley Hospice House in Summerfield, FL.
Mike was born in Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania on December 10, 1951. He attended Edgewood Regional High School in Atco, New Jersey and graduated in 1969. That same year he attended Woodstock and had such a great time that he would never share what truly went down. He was very creative and had many jobs, ranging from charter bus driver to bakery manager. He was an extremely hard worker and could fix just about anything with his diverse skillset.
Mike was an avid auxilary volunteer at the VFW Post 8083 in Belleview, Florida. He genuinely enjoyed helping people and brought a smile to countless faces.
Michael is survived by his devoted and loving wife of 33 years, Karen Ott of Belleview, FL.
His children Matthew Ott and Michael Ott Jr. and wife Lisa Ott of New Jersey.
His son Mitchell Ott and partner Daniel Senecal of Clearwater, FL.
His daughter Michelle Ott of Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington.
His daughter Melissa Vann and husband Jonathan Vann of Gainesville, FL.
His sisters Sandra Wilt of Florida, Margie Hertler of New Jersey, and Doris Ott of Missouri.
And lastly his many grandchildren.
Michael was preceeded in death by his precious daughter Kalina Ott.
Mike’s wishes were to have a simple cremation. He always used to say “Too good for the Devil and too bad for the Lord”. Arrangements entrusted with BALDWIN BROTHERS Funeral & Cremation Society-Spanish Springs, 352-480-5959. Sentiments may be left online at www.baldwincremation.com.