Issue:  Vol. 48 / No. 13 / 29 March 2018

Michael Early


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February 6, 1955 – May 3, 2017

Michael Early of San Francisco passed away May 3, 2017, at his Page Street home where he lived for more than 25 years.

He was born February 6, 1955 in Harrisonburg, Virginia, to Mildred D. Early and the late Warren I. Early Jr. He is also survived by his brother, Richard, and his wife, Kay; his sister, JoAnna, and her husband, Craig; and seven nieces and nephews.

Michael received a Bachelor of Arts degree from North Carolina State University and moved to California, where he later became an architect with RMW. Michael was one of the chief architects on the Japan Airlines and Levi Strauss buildings.

Michael was buried at the Early Cemetery in Pleasant Valley, Virginia. Michael will be missed and remembered by his close friends, Frank and Kerry.




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