Mike Armani, 65, of Mauriceville died Sunday, Nov. 8, 2009 at his residence. Mike was a native of East Chicago, Ind. and was a longtime resident of Mauriceville. Funeral services will begin at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 11 at Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor, with burial to follow at 3 p.m. in Houston. Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home.

He served his country in the Air Force during the Vietnam conflict. Mike was also a computer programmer and a member of Wesley United Methodist Church.

Mike was preceded in death by his mother, Adeline Armani.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy”Dot” McNeill Armani of Mauriceville; sons, Clint Armani and wife, Dayna of Beaver Creek, Ohio, James Shillings and wife, Veronica of Katy, John Shillings and wife, Jennifer of Crosby; father, Vasco Armani of St. Clair Shores, Mich.; sisters, Susan Palazzola of Macomb, Mich., Kathy Demeter of Carmel, Ind.,; grandchildren, Cora Armani, Anna Armani, John Armani, Nathanael Armani, Amanda Shillings, Trevor Shillings, and Brooke Allyn Shillings.