Mike, the first of six brothers and sisters, was born on April 8, 1954 in Metropolis to Joe L. Pergande and Joyce Melba Bacon.
He is survived by his mother; his daughters, Holly Pergande Gamez, Ashley Pergande and Michelle Pergande; his sisters, Beth Treece, Lisa Payne and Heather Ivey; his brothers, Shawn Pergande and Shannon Ivey; his granddaughters, Charlotte Gamez and Emilie Gamez; and many nieces and nephews, extended family and friends.
Graveside service was held Sunday at IOOF Cemetery in Metropolis with Bishop Anthony Harper officiating.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.