Mike May Passes Away at 31

Mike May

Michael Eugene “Mike” May of Hermiston passed away in Hermiston on Oct. 5, 2020 at the age of 31.

He was born on March 31, 1989 in Pendleton to Kevin and Renee Barkhurst May.

Mike lived in Hermiston throughout his childhood, where he attended school. He worked in several jobs throughout his career, such as Rick’s Car Wash, Walmart, Safeway and the Walmart Distribution Center. With his most recent job at Columbia Crest Winery, he felt he had finally found the job of his dreams.

Mike loved being in the outdoors, was passionate about food and music, enjoyed running and playing video games, and was a talented artist. He loved going to family get-togethers and spending his time with family and friends. Mike was a very kind-hearted and thoughtful person.

He is survived by his parents, Kevin and Renee May; brothers, David and Brandon May; and many extended family members and close friends.

A celebration of life will be announced by his family at a later time.

Family suggests memorial donations in Mike’s memory be made to either the American Cancer Society or to Vange John Memorial Hospice.

To leave an online condolence for the family, please go to burnsmortuaryhermiston.com.

Burns Mortuary of Hermiston is in care of arrangements.