Michael who was born in Berlin, Germany passed away in Edmonton on April 24, 2019 at the age of 78.
Mike is survived by his loving wife, Samuelette Wilinski-Schwake; son, Michael S M Schwake, his twin sister, Gudrun; sister, Ruth; and their surviving family & friends.
Mike was predeceased by his father, Hermann; mother, Katherina; and brother, Peter.
The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, May 3, 2019 at Holy Rosary Church, 11485 106 Street, Edmonton with interment to follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, 14611 Mark Messier Trail, Edmonton.
Donations in Michael–aphostrophe–s memory may be made to the Cross Cancer Institute, 11560 University Ave, Edmonton.