Michael Howard Gilliland, 64, of Rochester, Ind., passed away at 4:27 p.m. Friday, Aug. 20, 2021, at his residence.
He was born on Feb. 28, 1957, in Rochester, the son of Howard A. and Eris A. (Kinley) Gilliland. After graduating from High School he served in the United States Marine Corps. He later served with the Indiana National Guard as a Medic. On August 20, 1977, in Logansport, he married Dianna Logan and she survives.
Other immediate survivors include one son, Steven Gilliland, Rochester; his mother, Eris A. Gilliland, Logansport; sisters, Sheila L. Gilliland, Logansport, Dinah S. Downhour, Kokomo, Debra J. Niedzielski, Plymouth; brother-in-law, Michael (Vada) Logan, Logansport,
Zimmerman Bros. Funeral Home, Rochester, Indiana, is in charge of arrangements.