Michael W. Appleby
U.S. Navy Veteran
CANTON — Michael William Appleby, 59, died Aug. 29 at the VA Medical Center.
A native of Willimantic, Connecticut, he was a U.S. Naval veteran, having served in the Mediterranean. He enjoyed fishing, trucks, guitars and firearms.
Michael is survived by his wife of 37 years, Sandy Appleby; parents, William and Cecilia Courture Appleby; daughter, Racheal Malone; son, Michael W. Appleby Jr.; brothers, Randall and Mark Appleby; and grandchildren, Dominic Appleby and Kristin Malone.
Private services will be at a later date.
Memorials may be made to the VA Medical Center Resident Fund, 1100 Tunnel Road, Asheville, NC 28805.