Micheal "Mike" McArtor

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  • "Mike - my brother told me and I lost it. Tears of sadness..."
    - Malena Whitehouse
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    - Carole Holland
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    - Jason Bjerkelund
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December 7, 1974 ~ March 23, 2015
"Mike was a Beloved Son, who will be missed
by all who knew him."

Micheal "Mike" McArtor, 40 of Renton, WA, died March 23, 2015 of a heart attack. He was born Dec. 7, 1974 in Tampa, FL. Mike grew up in Vancouver, WA and graduated from Evergreen High School in 1993.
He graduated from Clark College in 1995 and WSU Vancouver in 1997 with a BA in Humanities.
Mike held down different jobs while pursuing a writing/ editing career. He did freelance writing for Paizo Publishing and also worked there as Editor of Dragon Magazine and was Co-creator of the Pathfinder Role Playing Game. Since 2011, Mike was employed at Wizards of the Coast as copy editor for the Daily MTG website.
Mike is survived by his parents, Don and Ana McArtor of Vancouver, WA; wife, Ann Kuykendall of Seattle, WA; uncles and aunts, John and Teri McArtor of Bonney Lake, WA, Christine Gustus of N. Little Rock, AR, Pam and Gary Hall of Sheridan, WY, Paula Westbrook of Palm Springs, CA, Steve and Patty McArtor of Wesley Chapel, FL, John Peek of Ft. Smith, AR, and Patti Hall of Brandon, FL; plus numerous cousins.
In lieu of flowers, please remember Mike with a gift to Child's Play Charity, March of Dimes, or Girl Scouts of America.
Please sign the online guest books at www.weeksfuneralhomes.com and www.columbian.com/obits.
Published in The Columbian on Apr. 7, 2015
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