More detail on this person: BROYARD,
MICHAEL C. Born November 24, 1943 in Memphis,
Tenn. Called to God Dec 21, 2014 after a lingering
illness. Graduate of Christopher Columbus HS
,1961 and Notre Dame University 1965. Upon
graduation he entered the Army. Following
Helicopter flight training was deployed to Vietnam
serving during and after the Tet Offensive. Was
honorably discharged as Captain 1984. Following
active duty he worked many years as an Aerospace
Engineer for PAA/ EAL/AVITAS. Was a member of
Epiphany Catholic Church Miami for 48 years where
his parents were founding members. For the past
15 plus years he has been an active member of St.
Martha Parish in Miami Shores. He was a Lector,
member of the choir and regular sponsor of events,
particularly the St. Martha Yamaha Concert Series,
part of his love and wider patronage of the arts.
His generosity was seen in the church renovations,
most notably, his always ready help for the needy.
Preceded in death by parents Charles and Eurydice
Broyard of New Orleans, La.. Survived by his
brothers Charles L. of Miami and Thomas O. and
niece Ella Jennifer of Bountiful, Utah. In lieu of
flowers donations may be made to St. Martha Food
Bank or the St. Martha Yamaha Concert Series.
Visitation will be held at the Gregg L. Mason
Funeral Home, 10936 NE 6th Ave. Miami Shores,
33161 on Friday Jan. 9th,2015 from 6:00 to 9:00pm
and a Memorial Mass at St. Martha Catholic
Church, 9301 Biscayne Blvd. Saturday Jan. 10th at
1:30pm. A reception will follow immediately after
in the church atrium.
Published in the Miami Herald on Jan. 4, 2015
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