Jewish 06

Michael L. Powder

July 4, 1939 ~ August 7, 2019 (age 80)


Michael L. Powder, 80, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 7, 2019. A graduate of Scott High School, class of 1957, and University of Toledo, class of 1961, Michael worked for many years in the family vending business, was executive director of the Jewish Community Center of Toledo, and owned a tax preparation and representation practice. Michael was a loving husband, father and grandfather who enjoyed golfing, fishing, travel and spending time with family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Jerold and Gertrude Powder and his wife of 54 years, Susan (Nichols). He is survived by sons, Scott (Karen) and Jeremy; and granddaughters, Madelyn and Jocelyn.

The funeral will be held on Sunday, August 11 at 11:00 a.m. at Robert H. Wick/Wisniewski Funeral Home 2426 North Reynolds Road, Toledo, OH 43615 (419-535-5840) followed by interment at Eagle Point Cemetery. Shiva will be held immediately following at the Powder residence.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Michael's memory to the Advocate Charitable Foundation, 3075 Highland Parkway, Downers Grove, IL 60515 (web site:

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Funeral Service
August 11, 2019

11:00 AM
Robert H. Wick Funeral Home
2426 N. Reynolds Rd
Toledo, OH 43615

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