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Michael Sean Tappan

August 20, 1969 March 27, 2020
Michael Sean Tappan
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Michael was born August 20, 1969 in Lakeland, Florida one of three sons and one daughter into the family of Charles and Catherine Murray-Tappan He was a graduate of the class of 1987 from Altamont High School. While in school he was active in cross country and track.

Michael furthered his education by receiving his BA in Geology from Eastern Illinois University in 1994. He was employed by State of Illinois as a geologist. He continued his entire life for the love of the outdoors and nature.

Michael is survived by his parents Edwin Charles Tappan and Catherine Cecilia Murray-Tappan. 2-Brothers: Christopher (wife Kelli) Tappan of Thompsonville, Illinois
and their children Megan (husband Kevin) Faber and Conner Tappan of Watson, Illinois.
Thomas (wife Jessica) Tappan and their 3-children Capron, Andrew and Lillie Tappan all of Altamont. 2-Nephews: Seth and Sidney Wethers, and Niece Cea’ Wethers of Louisville, Kentucky.

He was preceded in death by his Sister: Jill Renee Tappan-Wethers, his Grandparents: Edwin and Nellie Tappan.
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