Peter M. Mickelson

April 30, 2019


Peter M. Mickelson, 83, of Wareham, passed away at home Tuesday, April 30, 2019, after a period of declining health.

Born in Fairhaven, son of the late Peter M. and Delia (Sanborn) Toomey-Mickelson, he lived most of his life in the town settling in Wareham with his CMHS family five years ago. Peter was the longest running client 0f 25 years, with the Comprehensive Mental Health System and was loved by everyone there.

He was an avid Fairhaven Blue Devil fan, attending many games over the years. Peter also loved Fire Engines and spending time with his dear friend Donna.

Survivors include several nieces and nephews, Joseph E, Toomey, Jr. of Dartmouth, James S. Toomey of Boston, Lois M. (Toomey) DeBord of Fairhaven, Fred Toomey of New Bedford and Joseph Hathaway, Jr., James Hathaway, Janice (Hathaway) Riley, Michael Hathaway and Patricia (Toomey) Stetson all of New Bedford; and several great nieces and nephews and his special family at CMHS. Peter was the uncle of the late Michael D. Toomey and brother of the late John J. Toomey, Joseph E. Toomey, Sr. and Mary (Toomey) Hathaway.

A celebration of Peter's life will be held Friday, May 10, 2019, from 5-7pm, in the Fairhaven Funeral Home, 117 Main St., Fairhaven with a graveside service to be held Monday, May 13, 2019 at 11:30am, in Riverside Cemetery, Fairhaven.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Parkinson's Foundation, 200SE 1st St., Suite 800, Miami FL 33131.

Celebration of Life

MAY 10. 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EDT)

Fairhaven Funeral Home
117 Main Street
Fairhaven, MA, 02719

Graveside Prayer Ceremony

MAY 13. 11:30 AM (EDT)

Riverside Cemetery
274 Main Street
Fairhaven, MA, 02719

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