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In Memory of

Luke Nolan Filary

October 19, 1998 - August 6, 2017

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Luke Nolan Filary, age 18, of Clinton Twp., passed away on August 6, 2017.

Beloved son of Glen and Nancy Filary; dear brother of Zack Filary; adored boyfriend of Megan Harrison; grandson of Ed and Loretta Miazek and the late Ralph and Jean Filary; nephew of the late Ralph (Kate Woolaver) Filary, Leeanne Filary, Brian (the late Evelyn) Filary, Dan Miazek, Linda Alfonso, Marcia (Joe) Backer, and Jim (Kim) Miazek; Luke is also survived by his cousins Nick, Allie, Andrew, Max, Bridget, Joe, Madison, Kim, Joe, Ryan, Karla, Vince, and Nick; many close friends...

Luke Nolan Filary, age 18, of Clinton Twp., passed away on August 6, 2017.

Beloved son of Glen and Nancy Filary; dear brother of Zack Filary; adored boyfriend of Megan Harrison; grandson of Ed and Loretta Miazek and the late Ralph and Jean Filary; nephew of the late Ralph (Kate Woolaver) Filary, Leeanne Filary, Brian (the late Evelyn) Filary, Dan Miazek, Linda Alfonso, Marcia (Joe) Backer, and Jim (Kim) Miazek; Luke is also survived by his cousins Nick, Allie, Andrew, Max, Bridget, Joe, Madison, Kim, Joe, Ryan, Karla, Vince, and Nick; many close friends including Matt, Frank, Connor, Isaiah, and his best four-legged pal, Teddy.

Luke was a graduate of Chippewa Valley High School, class of 2016. He was proudly working in concrete construction. Luke enjoyed golfing, fishing, his corvette and spending time with his family and friends. He will forever be remembered for his sense of humor, free spirit, making others happy, and being the life of the party.

Family will greet friends on Thursday, August 10, 2017 from 3:00pm-9:00pm with a 7:00pm Time of Remembrance at Kaul Funeral Home, 35201 Garfield Rd., Clinton Twp., MI . Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10:00 am on Friday, August 11, 2017 at St. Thecla Catholic Church, 20740 S. Nunneley Rd., Clinton Twp., MI 48035. In State from 9:00am until time of Mass at 10:00am.



Luke Nolan Filary was known as many things to many people. He was a loved one, a friend, and someone special. To family and friends who knew him best, Luke will be remembered as a very exceptional person.

Luke was born on October 19, 1998 at St. Joseph Hospital in Clinton Twp., Michigan. He was the son of Glen and Nancy. Luke grew up in Clinton Twp., Michigan, with his older brother Zack.

Luke was usually involved in all sorts of activities with Zack and his friends.

As a young boy, Luke had a number of interests. Like most children, he enjoyed playing and making up games. He was curious about the world around him and was often eager to explore it. Luke was an active child who took part in soccer, football, golf, and basketball. In his spare time he liked dirt biking and fishing. However, to Luke, the most fun to be had was simply playing and spending time with his friends.

A typical teenager, Luke had a fairly happy high school experience, making that critical transition from adolescence to adulthood. He graduated from Chippewa Valley High School in 2016.

Always considered a "good" friend to those he knew, Luke enjoyed a broad group of acquaintances and several very close friends during his lifetime. While growing up, some of his best friends were Nick, Vince, Kevin, Paul, and Nathan. Later in life, he became friends with Nick, Vince, Ross, Frank, Anthony, Connor, Evan, Isiah, Matt, Matt, Kevin, Paul, Dylan and his best friend, Megan.

Fortunately, Luke enjoyed what he did for a living. Showing a strong work ethic, Luke worked diligently and did his best to succeed in his career. His primary occupation was construction. He was employed working for his dad and uncle. Luke always sought to be a team player, doing what was necessary in order to get the job done.

He enjoyed his leisure time by taking part in various hobbies. His favorite pursuits were cars, motorcycles, golf and fishing. He was content to enjoy his favorite pastimes alone but was also willing to share his interests with others.

Luke found pleasure in sports. In high school, he played football. Luke was also something of a sports fan and enjoyed following his favorite events whenever he had the chance to do so. Tops on his list were football, basketball, and golf.

Luke enjoyed traveling and time away on vacations. It was a chance for him to renew and relax, to visit new places and experience new things. Favorite vacations included Florida and Northern Michigan.

Luke was a lover of animals and cherished his favorites dog, Teddy. They were best friends for 10 years.

Simply stated, Luke was a good and kind person, an individual who will for all time be remembered by his family and friends as being a caring and giving person, someone who was a vital part of their lives. Luke leaves behind him a legacy of life-long friendships and many cherished memories. Everyone whose life he touched will always remember Luke Nolan Filary.