Michael Johnathan Baas, 14, resident of Daleville, passed away Aug. 8, 2017, at Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis.
He was born in Marion on Feb. 3, 2003, the son of Johnathan H and Kathy Magby Baas.
He was a seventh-grade student at Daleville Schools. He was an honors student and loved hunting, fishing and was extremely artistic. He had a wonderful rapport with animals.
Beside his parents, he is survived by three brothers, Jesse, Gabriel and Samuel; three sisters, Lashay (Jon) Kuhn, Hannah and Abigail; paternal grandmother, Carol Baas, of Marion; maternal grandparents, Glenda (Wayne) Conway, of Montana, and Carol (Sharon) Magby, of Oklahoma; several uncles and aunts, cousins and nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Benjamin Baas; and aunt, Rydonna Baas.
A celebration of his life will be Thursday at 11 a.m. at Ballard and Sons Funeral Home, 8212 S. Walnut St., Daleville with Minister Cal Culpepper officiating.
Burial will follow at Saunders Cemetery, Daleville.
Friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday from 5 to 9 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family has asked to assist them with funeral expenses through the funeral home.
Online guestbook is at www.ballardandsons.com.
Published on August 12, 2017