Michael Hamilton Kuziv passed away on December 28, 2021 at the age of 78 in Orlando, Florida where he has resided for the past 26 years. He was born on January 13, 1943 at Fort Benning in Columbus, Georgia, where his parents, Lt. Col. Michael Kurziv and mother, Bette Larue Kuziv, were stationed while serving in the Army during World War II.
As a young man Michael chose to serve his country as a U.S. Marine and was a Vietnam Veteran. Following an honorable discharge from the United States Marine Corps, his career achievements included hotel restaurant management, sales and management in the auto industry, and real estate, where he excelled as a broker/realtor/teacher. Michael enjoyed golf, and in his early years was an avid golfer and an award-winning bowler.
Michael is survived by his wife, Carolyn McManis Kuziv, son, Sean Michael Kuziv and wife, Kay, and grandchildren Kaylin Alyse Kuziv and Ashlyn Breann Kuziv. Michael is also survived by two brothers, Christopher T. Kuziv (Chuck Turner), and Mark Stephen Kuziv and spouse Rene Kuziv.
Through the years Michael touched the lives of many people during his 78 years, and will be missed by his family, friends, neighbors, and business associates who knew and loved him.