Jackson, Michael “Mike” – Passed away peacefully, at Peterborough Regional Health Centre, on Sunday, February 4, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Linda, cherished father of Angel Maynard (Niall) and Kurtis (Jenn DeCarlo). Adoring Poppa of Wesley, Violet, Delila, Pyper, Graden and Roy. Son of Joyce and the late George Jackson. Brother of Debbie Van Vark (John) and Sandra Buchko. Pre-deceased by brother Wayne. Sadly missed by Chris & Christina Dunkley, and his other nieces and nephews, sister and brother-in-laws, friends, his grandpuppy Oliver, and pets Paris, Levi and Eloise. Mike, aka “Mad Dog”, “Big Mike”, or “Ballsy” will be remembered for his humour, warm hospitality and his unconditional love and support. Thank you to the paramedics, fire department, the staff at PRHC and to his long time doctor and friend, Dr. Doug Turner and staff. A celebration of Mike’s life will be held at the Ashburnham Funeral Home, 840 Armour Road, on Saturday, February 10th at 2 pm with visiting one hour prior (1-2 pm) and a reception to follow. Donations can be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or to a charity of your choice and may be made at www.AshburnhamFuneral.ca.