Michael Lewis Colvin

Sept. 25, 1945 ó April 24, 2015

Michael Lewis Colvin, 69, of Bluffton, S.C., passed away on Friday, April 24, 2015, in Hilton Head Island, S.C.

He was born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, on September 25, 1945, to the late Henry Lewis and Edith Burrows Colvin. He was the former district sales manager for RJR Nabisco; owner of PCJ Enterprises Mini Storage Units; and owner of Buffalo Billís Saloon in Fond du Lac. He was an avid Green Bay Packers fan, loved fishing and enjoyed playing golf. He was a Sun City volunteer for the Safety and Security Committee. He loved having people at his home for food and cards.

He was an excellent provider, loving husband, father and grandfather.

He is survived by his wife, Paula Kessler Colvin of Bluffton; one son, Mark Allen Colvin (Margo) of Waukesha; one daughter, Teresa Ann Fitzgibbons (James) of Hilton Head Island; one brother, James Colvin (Mona) of Ottumwa, Iowa; and one grandchild, Michael James Fitzgibbons. He was predeceased by one daughter, Shannon Colvin; one brother, Jack Maring; and sister, Patricia M. Ruchotzke.

A memorial Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 am Wednesday, April 29, at St.

Francis By The Sea Catholic Church, Hilton Head Island, S.C. The family will receive friends from 5 pm until 8 pm Tuesday, April 28, at Sauls Funeral Home, 90 Simmonsville Road, Bluffton.

Please send memorials in memory of Michael Lewis Colvin to St. Francis By The Sea Catholic School, 45 Beach City Road, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926.

Sauls Funeral Home, 843-815-5535, is serving the family. Visit online at for more information.