Mike Sloop 1972-2019
Michael Dean “Mike” Sloop, 46, Houston, Texas, formerly of Holton, died Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019, in Houston.
He was born Dec. 30, 1972, in Topeka, the son of Gary Dean and Andrea Jane Woolery Sloop. He attended Holton schools and earned his GED in Houston, Texas.
Mr. Sloop had worked various jobs in Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas. He was currently a security guard for a medical clinic in Houston.
He was a member of the Second Baptist Church in Houston and was baptized on June 23, 2019.
Survivors include his parents, Gary and Andrea Sloop, Donna, Texas; his grandfather, L.D. Sloop, Holton; three sisters, Michele R. Nimmo and husband Matthew, Fulshear, Texas, Laura C. Staufenberg and husband Michael, Topeka, and Lindsey M. Garcia and husband Angel, Donna, Texas; a brother, Mark L. Sloop and wife Virginia, Bartlesville, Okla.; and many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Lois Sloop; and his maternal grandparents, Andrew and Laura Woolery.
Memorial graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 27 in Wheaton Cemetery. Mercer Funeral Home of Holton is in charge of arrangements.