Michael (Mickey) Pieffer, 68, of Cleveland, Ohio passed away January 13, 2024. He was born February 13, 1955, in Camp Kilmer, New Jersey at the US Army Hospital to Walter and Mary Pieffer.

He attended James Ford Rhodes High School in Cleveland, Ohio. He was a longtime football coach at St. Vincent DePaul School in Cleveland, a mentor to many young kids from the area, avid golfer, and sports fan. He worked for many years in the trucking industry and was active in the Cleveland Traffic Club.

Mickey is preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Mary and survived by his loving wife, Mary Laura, his children, Frank (Jaclyn), and Nicole (Nate), his adoring grandchildren, Grady, Braeden, Frankie, Lucy, Annie, Wyatt, and Eli, his brothers and sister, Nancy, Bo, Pat, Danny, and Dale.

His funeral mass will be held at 11AM on Friday, February 9th at St. Vincent DePaul Catholic Church (13400 Lorain Ave Cleveland, Ohio 44111). Family and friends are invited to a celebration of his life at PJ McIntyre’s (17119 Lorain Ave) in West Park after the mass.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation “In memory of Mickey Pieffer” to St. Vincent DePaul Parish (13400 Lorain Ave. Cleveland, Ohio 44111).

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  1. Barbara Randolph January 24, 2024 at 4:07 pm - Reply

    My condolences to the family of (Michael) in this tragic loss. You now have an angel who will always watch over each of you.🙏🏾🙏🏾

  2. Mary Wiseman January 24, 2024 at 6:37 pm - Reply

    I’m so sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers to the entire family during this most difficult time.

  3. Ruth Dickens January 24, 2024 at 7:09 pm - Reply

    May Mickey rest peacefully.
    My sincere condolences to the Pieffer family. Know that you are in my prayers during this difficult time.

  4. Dena Salerno-Reinke January 24, 2024 at 11:37 pm - Reply

    We graduated from James Ford Rhodes together. May he rest in peace

  5. Linda Stanley January 25, 2024 at 12:36 am - Reply

    Deepest sympathies. I am so sorry for your loss. May Mickey rest in peace.

  6. Peggy Martin January 25, 2024 at 1:48 am - Reply

    My deepest sympathy to you and your family

  7. Hollie Youngblood (Dixon) January 25, 2024 at 2:25 am - Reply

    Our prayers are with you all! May God’s comfort get you all through this time!

  8. Martin Glasenapp January 25, 2024 at 4:27 am - Reply

    So sorry for your lost.

  9. Kathy Stasek January 25, 2024 at 3:25 pm - Reply

    So sorry for this news. Im praying for peace and comfort for the whole Pieffer family..xo

  10. Jim Obrock January 25, 2024 at 6:37 pm - Reply

    Remember meeting you back in the 80’s. We played softball in Lakewood and many more years aT Softball World. Sorry we lost contact the past 25 years after moving to Arizona. Condolences to all your family.

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