FARMINGDALE – Michael Alan Mansir, 72, of Farmingdale, died unexpectedly on Saturday, December 5th, 2020 at Alfond Center for Health. He was born in Gardiner, Maine on August 17, 1948, the son of Charles and Gertrude (Ash) Mansir. He grew up in Randolph and attended Gardiner Area High School, graduating in 1967. He attended Husson College for one year, before entering the Army Reserves in 1969. On November 23, 1968 he married his high school sweetheart Patricia (Suitter) Mansir. They were married for 52 years. Mile and Pat were members of the Free Methodist Church in Gardiner. Throughout the years Mike worked for Kirshner, State of Maine and Advance 1. Mike enjoyed hunting, fishing and sharing time in the outdoors with family and friends. \r\n\r\nHe was predeceased by, his parents Charles and Gertrude Mansir, his sister Sandra Mansir, his brother Charles Mansir and brothers-in-law Peter Suitter and Gilbert Suitter. \r\n\r\nMike is survived by his wife Patricia (Suitter) Mansir, of Farmingdale, and two daughters Michelle Crocker and husband Glen of Windsor, Kathie Bickford and her husband Gary of Farmingdale. He has four Grandchildren Paul Bickford, of Farmingdale, Michaela Paquet, of Farmingdale, Nicholas Jalbert, of Farmingdale and Laura Zink and husband Jay of Florida. He has eight great grandchildren Sean, Destiny, Cecelia, Dominic, Brayden, Charles, Cataleya and Carson. \r\n\r\nHe is survived by his sister Pattie Page, of Readfield, his sisters-in-law Phyllis Mansir of Pennsylvania, Nancy Plourde and husband Evan, of West Gardiner, Kay Suitter of South Carolina and brothers-in-law Don Suitter, of West Gardiner, and Paul Suitter and wife Reita of Gardiner and numerous nieces and nephews. Mike was a loving and caring man, who considered his friends family. He was always there to lend a hand. Mike will be sadly missed by all his family and friends. \r\n\r\nVisiting hours will be held on Friday, December 11th, from 2:00 – 6:00 PM at Staples Funeral Home, 53 Brunswick Avenue, Gardiner. Following the guidelines set forth by the State of Maine and the CDC, masks and social distancing required. A memorial service will be held later next summer. \r\n\r\nArrangements are in the care of Staples Funeral Home and Cremation Care, 53 Brunswick Avenue, Gardiner, Maine. Condolences, memories, and photos may be shared with the family on the obituary page of the Staples Funeral Home website: www.familyfirstfuneralhomes.com.