Michael Joseph Branch, 64, of Killeen, TX passed away November 24, 2016 at his home in Belton. Mike was born in Ft. Knox, KY on October 17, 1952 to Milton E. & Hattie Branch. He was the fifth of eight children and the last son.
Mike enjoyed fishing, crafts, woodwork, camping, riding his Harley Davidson and building a 2-story tree house when he was younger. He also wrote many poems, had a great sense of humor and enjoyed sailing.
Mike was preceded in death by his mother Hattie Branch, father Milton Branch, Sr., brothers John David and Tommy. His survivors include his wife Linda of Belton, TX; children Stephanie Charpentier of Killeen, TX, Trevor Branch of CA, Mallory Stallings of UT; brother Milton Branch Jr. of FL; sisters Lou Rhodes of Carthage, TX, Judy Herbert of Killeen, TX, Kay Barron of Belton, TX, Ann Galvan of Waco, TX; four grandchildren (two on the way); many nieces and nephews, and Mike loved his two dogs Bear and Buddy Roo. Memorial service to be announced at a later date.