PRATT — Michael Lynn Fairleigh, 66, of Pratt, KS, died June 21, 2018, in Oklahoma City, OK, as a result of injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident.
He was born February 26, 1952, to the late Roy and Marian Fairleigh in Scott City, KS, where he graduated from Scott Community High School in 1970.
He was a long-time employee of the KS Department of Transportation and the KS Department of Wildlife and Parks.
He had a great love for flat track racing that began in his youth and was rekindled when he retired.
He married Lynda Horsman on December 26, 1981, in Oakley, KS.
He is survived by his wife; three sons, Sam of Astoria, OR, Warren (Bethany) of Chandler, OK, and Denis (Chelsea) of Yukon, OK; five granddaughters, Madilyn Belle, Brielle Dawn, Abigail Lucile, Isabelle Lynn, and Joy Adeline, and a sister, Dr. Sheila Collicott (Charles) of Fayetteville, PA.
A memorial service will be held at Lake Scott State Park among the Elm Grove. The memorial will be held on July 7th at 6p.m.