Michael G. Baele, 69, of Annawan, died on Monday, November 30 2020 at Allure of Prophetstown. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Cremation rites have been accorded. Memorials may be made to Mike Baele Memorial Fund. Stackhouse-Moore Funeral & Cremation Services, Annawan is assisting the family with arrangements.
Michael was born on August 12, 1951, in Canton, IL, the son of Julius E. and Phyllis M. (Buffett) Baele. He graduated from Annawan High School and operated Mike’s Corner Auction in Annawan for 18 years. He loved camping, traveling, gardening, and spending time with his grandkids and family.
Survivors include his daughter, Tracy Wunderlich, Moline; sons, Jeremy (Samantha) Lake, Milan, Tom Baele, Green Bay, WI, and James Hupton, Castleberry, FL; grandchildren, Brittany Wunderlich, Joey Olson, Jordan Wunderlich, Kailyn Waite, Dylan Bell, Raven Morrey, Madison Lake, Ben Lake, and August Lake; and brothers, Charlie (Connie) Baele, and Jerry (Yvonne) Baele, both of Mineral. He was preceded by his parents; a daughter, Candy; and a granddaughter, Ashley.