Serving West Michigan Since 1899

Michael Valentine Lilla Sr.

April 4, 1938 - October 26, 2022
Holland, MI


Celebration of Life

Saturday, November 5, 2022
2:00 PM to 7:00 PM EDT
American Legion Post
Middlebelt Rd.
Garden City, MI 48135

Life Story / Obituary


Michael Valentine Lilla Sr., age 84, was born April 4, 1938 and passed on October 26, 2022 after long-term health issues.

He was preceded in death by his father Joseph Lilla and mother Anna (Bojarski) Lilla, his brother Joe and sisters Tess, JoAnn and Phyllis.

Michael is survived by Barbara Jane his wife of 63 ½ years; a daughter Lynn M. (James) Link and 3 sons Lance (Jennifer) Lilla, Lloyd (Lori) Lilla and Michael Lilla Jr.; there are 7 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.

A Celebration of Life will be from 2 pm - 7 pm, Saturday, November 5, 2022 at the American Legion Post, Middlebelt Rd., Graden City, MI 48135