Michael J. Lucas

Born: Tue., Jan. 13, 1942
Died: Thu., Mar. 5, 2015


4:00 PM to 6:00 PM, Wed., Mar. 11, 2015
Location: Joseph J. Darrow Sr. Funeral Home Inc.

Mass of Christian Burial

11:30 AM Thu., Mar. 12, 2015
Location: St. Mary's Church

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         Michael J. Lucas, 73, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away on Thursday, March 5, 2015. He was born on January 13, 1942 in Poughkeepsie, NY.

  Mike was employed as a Psychiatric Aide at Hudson River Psychiatric Center for 30 years prior to relocating to Florida when he retired in 1998. He became a Certified Nursing Assistant and worked at nursing homes and home health agencies during his 17 years in Port Charlotte.

   He is survived by his wife, Carol of 44 years; his son Michael L. Lucas II of Hyde Park, his daughter; Theresa M. Lucas of Port Charlotte and a much loved extended family of friends, including 12 awesome grandchildren. He was well loved by all who met him and will be greatly missed. Mike loved his career of taking care of others and traveling the world with Carol.

      Visitation is Wednesday, March 11, 2015 4-6PM at the Joseph J. Darrow Sr. Funeral Home, 39 So. Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601.  (845) 452-1840. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated  Thursday, March 12, 2015, 11:30AM at St. Mary’s Church 231 Church St. Poughkeepsie, NY. Memorial donations can be made to the Newburgh Ministry, 9 Johnston St. PO Box 1449 Newburgh, NY 12551 Entombment to follow in the community mausoleum in Poughkeepsie Rural Cemetery. To send online condolences, please visit our website at www.darrowfuneralhome.org.

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Dawn Green
   Posted Tue March 10, 2015
You will be greatly missed Mikey. We had so many great times together that I will forever hold dear in my heart... The Hurricane, Dancing with me at my wedding, the wedding shower, growing up with Theresa and our silliness. You have made so many people happy and touched so many hearts. This isn't goodbye, it's only until next time we meet. Love you Mikey xoxo

Love Dawn

Jim Regan
   Posted Thu March 12, 2015
My deepest sympathy to the family, I will keep Carol and others in my prayers.


Charlie McPhee
   Posted Fri March 13, 2015
Carol & family,
Just heard about Mike. I'm so sorry about your loss. I wanted you to know that I am thinking about you.

Sincerely, Charlie McPhee

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