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Obituary for Michael Lawrence "Mike" Cribby

Michael Lawrence “Mike” Cribby, 64, of Melrose, passed from this life unexpectedly at his home from natural causes. A native of Fort Lauderdale, Mike resided in Putnam County since 1985. He received his AS Degree in Business from Husson College in Bangor, Maine. Mike owned and operated Prestige Aluminum Railings in Starke for many years. He was heavily involved in politics and served as the State Committeeman from Putnam County for the Republican Party from 2014-2000. He served as vice-president of the Republican Executive Committee from 2000 to the present and was also the Putnam County delegate at the Republican National Convention in 2016. Mike was an avid reader and especially enjoyed History.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Francis and Joan Cribby.
Mike is survived by a brother, Scott Cribby of Bradenton, a sister, Patricia Kohle (Bruce) of Statham, GA and an aunt who was like-a-sister, Cathy Harrington (James) of Satellite Beach.
A celebration of Mike’s life will begin at 5:00 P.M. until 7:30 P.M. on Friday, November 25, 2022 at the Republican Headquarters, 306 SR 19 South in Palatka. The U.S. Navy will also conduct military honors.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be sent to the Salvation Army.
Memories and condolences may be expressed to the family at Mike’s Book of Memories page at
Arrangements are entrusted to Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Palatka.