STEVENSVILLE — Michael J. Vieyra, 91, of Stevensville, passed away Tuesday, July 2, 2019, at the Discovery Care Center in Hamilton.
Michael was born May 8, 1928, in Los Angeles, California, to the late Guarino and Natalie Vieyra. He joined the U.S. Marine Corps and served with honors, fighting in the Korean War. He married Carmen Villarreal and the couple was married for 62 years at the time of her passing.
He is survived by his children, Mona Villa, Mari (Steve) Wright and Mike (Linda) Vieyra; five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
A celebration of Michael’s life will be held at 11 a.m., July 20, 2019, at the Daly-Leach Chapel in Hamilton. Military honors will be presented by the U.S. Marine Corps, Marine Corps League — Bitterroot Detachment and the Hamilton American Legion. Condolences may be left for the family at www.dalyleachchapel.com.