Michael R. Pardee

Michael R. Pardee, 41, of Danville, IN passed away on December 30, 2017. Michael was born in Indianapolis on March 2, 1976 to R Mike and Vicky L. Pardee. Michael was a graduate of Pike High School and attended the University of Indianapolis and played Golf on the school teams. While attending Pike High School he won the “Pepsi Senior High School State Open” at Deer Creek Golf Course. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and loved sharing the sport with his family and friends. He got his first deer at 11 years of age and with a bow. His favorite fishing hole was in Mississippi and with his friend Jerry Huffman, they would catch crappie over 3 lbs. Michael loved his dogs, and in recent years he lost his beloved Labrador Retriever, Cody. Michael was employed at VP Insurance Agency LLC as an insurance agent with intent of taking over the family business. Michael also loved working at his family’s 350-acre tree farm in Rockville, IN where he personally helped plant over 22,000 walnut trees. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Mike and Helen Pardee; Grandfather, Ronald Jacks; sister Courtney L. Pardee and uncles, Clifford Hendricks and Terry L. Pardee. Michael is survived by his parents; grandmother, Arlene Jacks; grandfather, Robert Hendricks; uncles, Robert E (Charlotte) Pardee, Stephen R. Hendricks; aunt, Becky Lawson. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society 5635 West 96th Street Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46278