Obituary of Michael Hanchar

Hanchar: Michael  (Mike) –
A resident of Tilbury, Michael Hanchar  passed away at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance on  June 9, 2022  at the age of 80. Born in Insinger, Michael Hanchar was the son of  the late William and Irene Hanchar (nee Rusnak).
Dear brother to Ernie (Lorraine) Hanchar, Sylivia (Ron) Hainstock, John Hanchar, Lawrence Hanchar and Lynda Storozuk. Predeceased by sister-in-law Mary Hanchar and infant nephew Blaine. Loving father to Michelle Lynn Hanchar of Chatham, ON; Grandfather to Autumn, Pursayas, Kentyn, Zander.
He will be missed by many nieces, nephews and extended family. Mike was a jack of many trades- He was a lumberjack, worked in light bulb sales, the tool industry and on a dairy farm to name a few, although his love was being a cash crop farmer. Hobbies included fishing, polka dancing, Ukrainian music and Johnny Cash. Donations made in memory of Mike to the Alzheimer Society of Chatham-Kent would be appreciated. Online condolences may be left at
McKinlay Funeral Home
459 St. Clair Street, Chatham