Michael A Moutrey

1959-04-26 - 2021-03-11

Funeral Home: Crete Funeral Home 1182 Main Street Crete IL (Map-it)


Service Date: 0000-00-00

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Info: 708-672-7600

Web: https://www.cretefuneralhome.com/ (Go)

Michael Allen Moutrey, 61, of Grant Park, passed away Thursday, March 11, 2021 after a hard-fought battle with cancer.  Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., Wednesday, March 17 at Crete Funeral Home, 1182 Main Street, Crete, IL., 708-672-7600.  A funeral service will be held at 5 p.m. directly following visitation.  Cremation rites will be accorded with private inurnment at Skyline Memorial Park, Monee, IL.  Memorials may be made to the family’s wishes. 

Mike was born April 26, 1959 in Harvey, IL at Ingalls Memorial Hospital, the son of Glenn and Sandra (nee Woodward) Moutrey.  He retired from Bimba Manufacturing after working 39 ½ years in the packaging department.  Mike had a love for classic cars, bowling, antiquing and collecting bar memorabilia.  But his greatest love was for his family.

Mike was preceded in death by his parents.  He is survived by his daughter Monica (Nathan) Schwarzentraub, Beecher, grandson Carson Schwarzentraub, Beecher, sister Lynn (Nigel) Letherby, Manhattan, nephews and god-children Dylan and Liam Letherby, Manhattan, fiancé Joy Walker, Grant Park, honorary step-children Tim (Michele) Walker, Beecher, Jenifer (Jeff) Mendrala, Manteno, Jason Walker, Morocco, IN, Karli (Matt) Jankauskis, Dyer, IN, Bryan (Jennifer) Walker, Demotte, IN and honorary step-grandchildren Olivia, Nathan, Lillian, Archer, Abigail, Ellie and Owen. Mike is also survived by his special Aunt Lorraine Elliott, Cousin Russ Moutrey and many other loved cousins.  Online condolences may be left for the family at cretefuneralhome.com.

Due to the current circumstance and restrictions caused by Covid-19 we ask that you please follow the states guidelines where masks/ face coverings and distancing are concerned. On behalf of the family and the funeral home staff, we would like to thank you for your cooperation.




  1. Debbie, Allen & Rhys on March 14, 2021 at 12:16 pm
    In loving memory of Mike. Finally at peace. No more pain or suffering. May you rest in peace. Sending all our love and prayers to the family. Mike will be remembered with love

  2. Mike Kara on March 14, 2021 at 4:54 pm

    Sorry to hear of the passing Michael. You are in our prayers.

    Joe Kara Family
    Friends of Sandy & Glenn Moutrey

  3. Ellen M Carlson on March 15, 2021 at 11:20 am
    When you made Mike Moutrey your friend, you made a friend for life.
    I consider myself blessed that the Moutrey family has been a significant part of my life for 56 years.
    I will treasure the memories of growing up in Harvey with him forever.

  4. Patty Stein on March 16, 2021 at 10:21 am
    Joy, I’m so sorry to learn of your loss of Mike💔
    My thoughts and prayers are with you😢

  5. james padden on March 17, 2021 at 12:37 pm
    Joy, Kelly and I are sad to learn of Mike’s passing. I am sure he gave you peace and comfort and we hope you continue to feel his calming presence.
    God Bless.

  6. Ricky ,Patricia Elliott on March 17, 2021 at 1:51 pm

    Thoughts and Prayers for the family,when we were growing up together mike was always kind Hearted, considerate, Funny and had a lot of good times together, God Bless.

  7. Patrick and Sharon Bearrows on April 16, 2021 at 5:17 pm
    Mike was a good guy, always cordial, it’s really sad that he just retired. Rest in Peace, Mike, I miss your company.

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