Michael R. Dages
Michael R. Dages, 71, of Montgomery, passed away at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19, 2019, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes.
He was born Feb. 14, 1948, in Daviess County, Indiana, to Carolyn (Kennedy) Dages and the late Ralph Dages.
Mike married Margaret "Peggy" (Arvin) on April 17, 1971, and she survives.
He was a United States Army veteran and served overseas during the Vietnam War. He retired from Crane Army Ammunition Activity in January 2004.
Mike enjoyed gardening, yard work and riding his four-wheeler. He loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church, Shoals American Legion and the Loogootee Veteran of Foreign War.
Mike is preceded in death by his father, Ralph Dages, and sister, Jean Dages.
He is survived by his wife, Margaret "Peggy" (Arvin) Dages of Montgomery; children Angie (Tony) Graber of Loogootee, Tara (Pat) Sinnott and Kyle Dages, all of Montgomery; grandchildren, Brandon (Heather) Kearby, Alexis (Brandon) Ivey, Skylar Chesnut (fiancé Ben Lindsey), Tyanna Graber, Jacob Graber, Sarah Graber, Jordan (Jennifer) Sinnott, Zachary Sinnott, Kennedy Sinnott, Brian Dages and Kyana Dages; great-grandchildren Liam and Bexleigh Kearby, Michael Ivey and Elise and Brody Sinnott; siblings Sue Dosch, Doug (Carolyn) Dages, Steve (Sue) Dages, Joan Cornelius and Dennis Dages.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. Sudhakar Bhastati at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 23, 2019, at St. Peter Catholic Church in Montgomery. Burial will follow in St. Peter Catholic Cemetery.
Visitation will be held Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019, from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church in Montgomery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Condolences may be made online at www.blakefuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements were provided by Blake and Wagler Funeral Home in Montgomery.
Published on August 20, 2019


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Erin Mattingly
Aug 23, 2019
So sorry to hear of Mike’s passing. He is now safe in the arms of the Father. My condolences to the Dages family. I think of you all often.
Erin (O’Connor) Mattingly
Aug 23, 2019
I'm sorry for your loss. I can still see Mike as a teenager hanging around with my brother Joe O'Connor. Mike will be missed I'm sure but at peace now. God rest his soul