In Memory of




Obituary for Michael Eugene Wroten

Michael “Mike” Eugene Wroten, age 61, passed away at home on June 25th, 2022, in Cantonment, Florida. Michael was born on January 3, 1961 in Atlanta, Georgia, to parents Milton and Glenda Wroten.

Michael is survived by his beautiful wife of 43 years, Gale Wroten; his 2 sons, Timothy Michael Wroten and Daniel Price Wroten of Cantonment, Florida; his stepchildren, Thomas Ryan Murphy and Lenna Renee’ Murphy of Pensacola, Florida; his step grandchildren, Victoria, Mariah, and Rebecca Philpot, and Shanna Murphy; his brother, Jason Wroten.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Milton P. Wroten and Glenda J. Wroten of Atlanta, Georgia.

He served in the US Navy on the USS Lexington where he worked as a Flight Director. He moved to Pensacola, Florida and accepted a position as a tire salesman for most of his life.

Michael was a great family man and a loving father. He married Gale Murphy and the couple had 2 children together, including 2 stepchildren.

Michael was a social, active man who was family oriented. He enjoyed music, meeting people, and outdoor activities. His family and friends will always remember him as a happy, go lucky person.

There will be a graveside service for Michael on Friday, July 15, 2022 at 2:30 p.m. Family and friends will meet at Trahan Family Funeral Home at 1:30 p.m. We will depart from the funeral home at 2:00 p.m. and be escorted to Barrancas National Cemetery. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Michael’s life. Flowers can be sent to Trahan Family Funeral Home, located at 60 Industrial Boulevard, Pensacola, FL 32503; donations and food can be sent to 103 Rittenberry Road Cantonment, FL 32533. The family would like to thank everyone for their love and support during this difficult time.