Michael T. "Mike" Nalley

08/26/1951 - 02/01/2024


Obituary For Michael T. "Mike" Nalley

Michael T. "Mike" Nalley, 72, passed away at 12:55 PM on Thursday, February 1, 2024 at Kindred Hospital, Lima.

He was born on August 26, 1951 in Lima to John and Dorothy (McCrate) Nalley, who both preceded him in death. On December 7, 1974, he married Ann Martin, who survives in Lima.

Mike proudly served his country as a member of the United States Army. He was a member of the Elks #54 and the American Legion Post 96. He enjoyed gardening, reading and rebuilding cars. He was a "Jack of all trades" and was very handy having built an addition on their home. Above all else, he loved his family, especially being active with his grandchildren.

Surviving in addition to his loving wife Ann (Martin) Nalley of Lima are his daughters Crystal Nalley of Lima and Angela Nalley of Mason, OH; his grandchildren Cory and Devin Stewart, Liam, Caitlin and Ava Swallow; his great-grandchildren Landyn, Astella and Braxton; his brother William Nalley of FL; his sisters Ann Stewart of IN and Mary (Noble) Martin of KY.

He was preceded in death by his granddaughter Sierra Stewart; his brothers Paul and John Nalley; his sister Maureen Davenport.

The family will receive friends from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM and 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Tuesday, February 6, 2024 at CHILES-LAMAN FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES, SHAWNEE CHAPEL.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, February 7, 2024 at St. Gerard Catholic Church, 240 W. Robb Ave., Lima, OH 45801.

Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital @

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at


6 Feb


02:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services - Shawnee Chapel 1170 Shawnee Road Lima, OH 45805 Get Directions »
6 Feb


06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services - Shawnee Chapel 1170 Shawnee Road Lima, OH 45805 Get Directions »
7 Feb

Mass of Christian Burial

11:00 AM

St. Gerard Catholic Church 240 W. Robb Ave. Lima, OH 45801 Get Directions »
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  • 02/11/2024

    Oh Annie... I am so sorry for your loss. My heart, thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  • 02/11/2024

    Always a smile, a good man. I'll never be able to drink coffee without thinking of him. I love you Annie and girls.

  • 02/06/2024

    My favorite neighbor... Mike knew everything about my property and how to fix things and he always offered up friendly advice. Anne, I am so sorry for you and your family's loss. Hugs and prayers. Deanna Bowersock

  • 02/05/2024

    Anne, I am so sorry for your loss. You were always so kind. I truly enjoyed working with you. Prayers, Karen Grime

  • 02/02/2024

    My dearest brother in law and brother, I love you. We spent many a time together in so many ways, miss you already. GOD has brought a good man forth to enhance his kingdom. Brother in law Mike Meeker

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