Mervin Jay “M.J.” Pike

NEWBERRY, MI. – Lifelong Newberry resident, Mervin Jay “M.J.” Pike, 71, died Sunday morning March 19, 2017 at Helen Newberry Joy Hospital.

Per his request, cremation services were accorded. A gathering of family and friends celebrating the life of M.J. will take place Thursday April 6, 2017 at 12:30 pm the Newberry Elks Lodge in Newberry. During this time, an Elks memorial service will be conducted by the lodge members.

Memorials may be directed to Reading Is Fundamental, Attn: Donations Processing, 1730 Rhode Island Ave. NW; Suite 1100; Washington, DC 20036 in his memory.