COAL TOWNSHIP — Michael D. Gilligbauer, 49, of 1710 W. Chestnut St., passed away Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, in Picture Rocks, Lycoming County, as a result of injuries he sustained in an ATV accident.

Michael was born in Coal Township Nov. 21, 1968, a son of Elaine E. Gilligbauer.

He was a field services representative for Seewald Laboratories Inc., Williamsport.

Mike’s passions were fishing, camping, off-road riding and coaching basketball in the Shamokin Youth Basketball League (SYBL).

In addition to his mother, Elaine, of Coal Township, he is survived by a son, Dakota M. Gilligbauer, of Coal Township/Paxinos; a sister, Darlene Snyder, of Shamokin; a brother, Bob Gilligbauer, of Shamokin; a long-time friend and mother of his son, Pam S. Olmedo, of Paxinos; a stepdaughter, Lacey K. Dorkoski, of Coal Township; a stepson, Matthew L. Dorkoski, of Coal Township; eight nieces and nephews; 19 great-nieces and great-nephews; many lifelong friends who are considered family; and his dog, Rex.


GILLIGBAUER — Michael D. Gilligbauer, 49, of 1710 W. Chestnut St., Coal Township. Family and friends are invited to call at the visitation from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, at James Kelley Funeral Home, 1001 W. Arch St. at Maple Street, Coal Township. Funeral service will be held in the funeral home at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, with David Spotts officiating. Interment will be private at convenience of the family. The family requests as an expression of sympathy, all memorial contributions be made to Shamokin Youth Basketball League (SYBL), C/O 1100 Center St., Coal Township, PA 17866.

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