Michael Jansen Mann, passed away from cancer on, February 12, 2020. He was 41 years old.
Michael was born on January 4, 1979, in Brunswick, GA to Joseph and Faye (Kitchens) Mann.
He graduated from Texas Tech University.
Michael was a U.S. Marine. He served as an Electronics Technician during Operation Enduring Freedom. He was deployed to Karshi-Khanabad during OEF.
He was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church and worked as the manager of a GameStop.
Michael was preceded in death by his father, Joseph Mann; and nephew, Jared Mann.
He is survived by his best friend and wife, Pamela Stage Mann; his son, Daniel Mann; mother, Faye Nell Mann; brother, Marc Mann (Hope); sister-in-law, Sherry Thaxton (James); in-laws, Dan and Susan Stage; and many nephews and nieces.
Like many K2 Veterans, Michael was exposed to hazards at K2 that may have caused his illness and death.