Michael E. Houlihan

Houlihan, Mike , July 2008 (2) (1)ovalJanuary 2, 1952 ~ May 16, 2016

Michael (Mike) Earl Houlihan, Brandon, 64, died Monday, May 16, 2016, at the VA Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD.

Michael [Mike] Earl Houlihan was born in Platte, SD, January 2, 1952, to Norbert J. [Houli] and Lucille R. (Cleveland) Houlihan. He graduated from high school in Mitchell, SD. Mike enlisted in the US Navy in 1971, honorably serving as a chef aboard four submarines. He later was employed as a chef in various restaurants and clubs in Minneapolis, MN and Mitchell.

Mike is survived by one brother, Pat (Joyce), Brooklyn Park, MN, and one sister, Rosemary, St. Louis Park, MN; seven nieces & nephews; and 13 great-nieces & great-nephews.

Mike was preceded in death by his parents, Norbert J. [Houli] and Lucille R. Houlihan, sister, Margaret, and wife, Patty, all of Mitchell.

Memorials are preferred to Helping Hand Assisted Living, 1000 Teakwood St., Brandon, SD 57005, in Mike’s memory.

Share this post:
  • Jesse Dicus says:

    Rest In Peace my friend. It seems like yesterday we were having a few cocktails at the Legion in Mitchell. God just received his own personal chef!! Prayers to all his family.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

The reCAPTCHA verification period has expired. Please reload the page.

Recent Comments