July 27, 2010
Michael was born in Kingston on July 10, 1995 to Vivian Schumacher White-Sharkey and Gerald Thomas "Gerry" White. He was a high honors student at Catskill High School who was an gifted athlete, avid hunter, and great sports lover, participating in CYO Basketball, soccer, golf, and the Catskill Little League, and was looking forward to pitching in the All-Star game in Long Island this weekend. He was a confirmed member of the Simpson Memorial United Methodist Church in Palenville and was loved by a circle that reached far and wide.
Michael is survived by his parents; grandparents: Hans Schumacher, Renate White and Thomas White; two brothers: Kyle Christopher White and Eric William White; as well as numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins, including his closest aunt, Karin White; his step-brother Jack Sharkey and step-sister Cathy Sharkey. He was predeceased by his grandmother Marilyn "Maggie" White on February 4, 2010.
Friends and relatives are invited to call at the Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home at 139 Jefferson Heights in Catskill on Friday, July 30 from 3 to 7 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. in the Simpson Memorial United Methodist Church in Palenville with Rev. Camille Regholec officiating. Interment will follow in the Palenville Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Catskill Little League program. Electronic condolences may be posted at www.millspaughcamerato.com
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