CEKINOVICH, Michael returned to God on Sept. 22, 2012, in San Diego, California.
He was born Oct. 10, 1938, to the late Nikola and Militza Cekinovich. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Nicholas Prodanovich.
Mike worked as a Quality Supervisor at Chrysler for many years and served in the U.S. Army, U.S. Army Reserves and Air Force Reserves. Mike was also an avid golfer.
Mike was a loving father, brother, uncle, and grandfather and will be missed by his sons, Steven (Patty) Cekinovich, and Ted Cekinovich, of San Diego, CA; daughter, Nikki (Bryan) Hollenbach of Rockford, ILL; grandchildren, Michael Cekinovich and Danielle Rue; great-grandchildren, Tyler Rue and Courtney Wien Ckowski all of San Diego, CA; sister, Mary Tyson, brother, Samuel (Josie) Cekinovich of Weirton; nephews, Nicholas (Cathy) Cekinovich and Sam Cekinovich Jr.; and nieces, Maria (Bob) Costlow and Ann-Marie Cekinovich.