Michael A. Hale, 67, of Tecumseh, passed away Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018, in Tecumseh.

Michael A. Hale, 67, of Tecumseh, passed away Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018, in Tecumseh.

He was born June 14, 1951, to Elbert and Evelyn (Shock) Hale in Richmond, Indiana.

Michael was raised in Labrea, California, where he joined the U.S. Army and served for 20 years before retiring with an honorable discharge. He later worked for the Tecumseh Police Department, then Sac and Fox Tribal Police. He later worked for COJC until he retired.

His parents, Elbert and Evelyn Hale, preceded him in death.

He is survived by his daughter; Amanda Byrd of Osawatomie, Kansas; Rebecca Webb of Vancouver, Washington; Brittany Hale of Okemah; six grandchildren; three brothers and many friends and extended family.

Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 18, at Brown Cemetery in Tecumseh.