November 10, 1953 ~ February 6, 2020

Born in: Pittsburgh, PA
Resided in: Greece(Native of Pittsburgh PA), NY

Michael Joseph McArdle

Greece (Native of Pittsburgh PA)  Thursday, February 6, 2020 at age 66 went home to be with his parents, Joseph and Alice, Joseph and Jessie Wenke, sister-in-law, Mary McArdle, brother in law and best friend, Michael J. Wenke.  He is survived by his loving wife of 46 years, Diane; devoted children, Michael (Christina), Melissa (Todd) Fantauzzo and Chris McArdle; his pride and joys, grandchildren, Ashton, Riley, Joe and Jake; brother, Robert J. and sister, Joanne E. Dolinar; beloved sister-in-laws, nieces, nephews and cousins; many loving and dear friends especially Nick Tisa and Jason Brownlie whom were like sons to him.

Mike worked for Kodak and most recently LiDestri Foods Inc. and loved spending time with his family.  He was a vintage tractor enthusiast and enjoyed the outdoors, boating and hunting. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him.

Mike’s visitation will be held Wednesday, February 12th 4-8 PM at Vay-Schleich & Meeson 1075 Long Pond Rd.  His Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday, February 13th 10:30 AM at St. Marks Church, 54 Kuhn Rd. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Lollypop Farm in his memory.  For more information and to sign his online guestbook, visit www.meesonfamily.com


Visitation: February 12, 2020 4:00 pm - February 12, 2020 8:00 pm

Vay-Schleich & Meeson - Greece Chapel
1075 Long Pond Road
Rochester, NY 14626

Service: February 13, 2020 10:30 am

St. Marks Church
54 Khun Road
Rochster, NY 14612

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The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Michael Joseph McArdle 's name.

Lollypop Farm

99 Victor Road Fairport, NY US 14450

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  1. We are deeply saddened to hear of Mikes untimely passing. He was truly a good man and we will always remember his quick wit, easy smile and hearty laugh, along with his devotion and love for his family. Our sincerest condolences are with Diane, Mike, Melissa and Chris and with all the family and grandchildren. Xoxo

  2. Diane and family I am saddened and shocked to hear of Mikes untimely passing. There are no words that will make it all better. I
    am only a call away. Lean on each other and cherish the wonderful memories you’ve made. Some people never have in their lifetime what you and I were bkessed to have, two amazing husbands, gone too soon. Love and prayers dear friend.

  3. Diane and family please accept our sincere sympathy in the untimely passing of Mike. Our hearts are filled with sadness for you. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and Mike will live on in your heart forever.

  4. My deepest sympathies to all of you. Pop always made me feel like I was part of your family. His laughter and kindness will always be remembered. Love and prayers to all of you. Love Rondus

  5. Always enjoyed it when Mike stopped by my office, he was a blast to talk with, always honest! LiDestri will miss him, I will miss him.

  6. Diane, Mike, Melissa and Chris, we are so sorry for your loss. Mike was always quick with a smile and a long story. Whenever there was a need for a helping hand, Mike was the first to offer. The neighborhood won’t be the same without him. You were all blessed to have had him in your lives and now have him as your angel watching over all of you.

  7. Mike was a wonderful guy! At work, he was always quick with a story and he made me laugh. I am so sorry for his passing and thinking of his family during this tough time.

  8. So sad for the entire family. Mike was a devoted family man and he was a fun guy! He will be missed. Prayers for all of you.

  9. Bob & Family,
    We are very sorry for your loss. Our condolences and prayers to you in this difficult time.
    Jeff & Jeanne Townsend

  10. Ole Man McArdle!

    I am sorry to just hear this news of your passing. The laughs and good times we had in the neighborhood, out front of your house and at the race track were a lot of fun. Diane, Mike, Chris and Melissa you had a great man in your life but I’m not telling you anything you didn’t know. My thoughts are with you!!

  11. Ole Man McArdle!

    I’m sorry to hear about your passing. We had great times in the neighborhood, out front of your house and at the race track. Diane, Mike, Chris and Melissa he was a good man but you already know that! Your all in my thoughts

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