Michelle L. McCaulley
April 29, 1966 – November 9, 2018
Michelle lost her three-year fight with breast cancer on Nov. 9th at 9am. She was 52. She is survived by her three-year old daughter Evangeline, husband Rick; mother, Bobbi; father Larry; stepmother Linda; brothers, Lance and Lucas; sisters, Christie and Tracey; sisters-in-law, Mary Beth, Nicki, and Marcia; brothers-in-law, Matt, Doug, and Jim; and cousin Troy who was raised with her. Additionally, she has numerous close nephews, nieces, aunts and uncles and friends who mourn her passing.
She was born on April 29, 1966 in Callaway, Nebraska and grew up there until 1977 when she moved to Red Bird, Kentucky. She attended Red Bird High School and graduated with honors in 1984. After high school she attended Berea College where she was President of the Berea College Choir, was appointed President for a day, and won the Hilda Welch award for most outstanding student. She graduated in 1989 Magma Cum Laude. She went on to attend American University in Washington D.C. where she completed an MBA degree with honors in 1991. She married her husband Rick in 1991 and resided in Vienna, Virginia until she returned to Nebraska in 2008. Her daughter Evangeline was born on March 27, 2015. Michelle was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer in August of 2015 and fought through numerous treatments, surgeries, triumphs and setbacks. She was proud to be known as a mutant and tried to be a good, honorable person. She will be missed.
VISITATION: Friday, Nov. 16th from 6pm to 8pm at the West Center Chapel. MEMORIAL SERVICE: Saturday, Nov. 17th at 3pm at the West Center Chapel. FUNERAL SERVICE: on Sunday, Nov. 18th at 2pm at Callaway United Methodist Church, followed by Graveside Service at Rose Hill Cemetery in Callaway. In lieu of flowers, gifts may be made in Michelle’s memory to the Berea College Concert Choir in honor of Dr. Stephen Bolster. Please send to Berea College, CPO 2216, Berea, KY 40404 or make online at https://www.berea.edu/give/.