Robert M. Embert
SUDLERSVILLE — Robert Michael “Mike” Embert, of Sudlersville, died at his home Wednesday, June 8, 2016. He was 36.
Born Feb. 17, 1980 in Chestertown, he was the son of Calvin and Marion “Betsy” Yeager Embert of Sudlersville.
Mike was a concrete pump truck driver for Heritage Concrete Co. in Wilmington, Del. After graduating from high school, he worked for the Kent County Public Roads Division, then he drove for Logan Trucking, and later was a driver for Brian DeMoss and Chesapeake Burial Vault Company.
Mike was a life member of the Sudlersville Volunteer Fire Company and also was a former member of Galena Volunteer Fire Company, Chestertown Volunteer Fire Company, Crumpton Volunteer Fire Company, and for a period of time, enjoyed marching in the Smyrna Volunteer Fire Company Band.
Mike loved his family and enjoyed playing softball and playing music; he also loved to hunt and fish.
Mike’s true passions were the firehouse and his fiancée, Deirdra Charlotte Drozdowski.
In addition to his parents and his fiancée Deirdra from Wilmington, he is survived by three sisters, Sandra Kay Dulin and husband Glenn of Sudlersville, Debra Lynn Krohn and husband Michael of Wixom, Mich. and Melissa May Blackiston and husband Robbie of Sudlersville; four nieces, Crystal Killen, Monica Stant and Gretchen and Abby Blackiston; two great-nephews, Tyler and Jaxon Killen; and his best friend Dan Reece.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 16, in the hall at the Sudlersville Volunteer Fire Company, where friends and family may called after 10 a.m.
Interment will be in Sudlersville Cemetery, with fire department honors.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions in his memory to the Sudlersville Volunteer Fire Company, P.O. Box 61, Sudlersville, MD 21668 or the Holdens Chapel Church, c/o Kenny Embert, 1126 Dudleys Corner Road, Millington, MD 21651.
Arrangements by the Fellows Family Funeral Home, Millington.
Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.fhnfuneralhome.
ROBERT M. EMBERT