Michael "Mike" Ray Wert, 72, of Arcanum, Ohio, passed away on Monday, March 30, 2020, at his home.
He was born on June 3, 1947, in Greenville, Ohio, to the late Warren and Doris (Fourman) Wert.
In addition to his parents, Mike was preceded in death by his sister, Diane Wert.
Mike was a 1967 graduate of Franklin Monroe High School. He was a fuel truck driver for Earhart Petroleum for almost 35 years. When he wasn't working, he had a short list of activities you could find him doing. He was a NASCAR and Dale Earnhardt fan. He had attended several races in venues such as Bristol Motor Speedway and Talladega Speedway. When the weather was nice, Mike enjoyed taking care of his yard.
Mike is survived by his wife of 51 years, Marilyn (Nill) Wert, whom he married on June 1, 1968; his children, Chad Wert and Scott Wert, both of Arcanum, Ohio; his granddaughter, Keisha Wert, and her fianc�, Austin White, of Greenville; his sister, Linda Altic and her husband, Larry, of Fayetteville, Georgia; and his beloved beagle, Billy.
The family has entrusted Tribute Funeral Homes, Greenville Campus, with the arrangements.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Mike's family has chosen not to have any public services.
Memorial contributions may be given to State of the Heart Care, 1350 N. Broadway Street, Greenville, Ohio 45331.
Online condolences may be shared with the family by visiting www.tributefuneralhomes.com.