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Michael Anthony Bova

June 16, 2002 — June 11, 2023



Michael Anthony Bova, 20, of Indianapolis, passed away on June 11, 2023. Michael was born in Indianapolis, to Michael and Melissa Bova on June 16, 2002. Michael attended St. Jude Catholic School and Roncalli High School and finished his High School years at Greenwood High School. Growing up, Michael played almost every sport imaginable, but football was his true love. He always looked forward to family vacations in Destin, Florida. He adored his brothers and sister and enjoyed their company, along with his pups, Rocky & Apollo. He was a gentle, loving and kind young man. He would give you the shirt off his back, if you needed it. He had a great sense of humor and loved to joke around with family and friends. Michael will be greatly missed by his family and friends.

Michael is survived by his parents; Michael & Melissa Bova, siblings; Adam, Katelyn & Vincent, and grandparents; Mike & Margaret Bova, and great-grandma; Marguerite Bova, aunts; Meghann (Evan) Triggs, Michelle (Joe) Bova-Wiesinger, Stephanie (Craig) Hightower, cousins; Evan, Tatum, Ty, Yeva, Mara, Laney and Taylor, along with many additional aunts, uncles and cousins.

Michael is preceded in death by his grandparents; Steve & Margaret Smock and great-grandparents; Michael T. Bova and John & Rose Marie Gill.

Visitation will be held at O’Riley Branson Funeral Service & Crematory on Wednesday, June 21, 2023, from 4:00pm-8:00pm. Catholic Prayers will take place at O'Riley-Branson Funeral Service & Crematory at 10:00am on Thursday, June 22, 2023. A graveside service will be on Thursday, June 22, 2023 at Calvary Cemetery in Indianapolis at 11:00am.

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Wednesday, June 21, 2023

4:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

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6107 S East St, Indianapolis, IN 46227

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Thursday, June 22, 2023

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