Mikey joined the United States Marine Corps in 2009 and served as a combat engineer with the 3rd Combat Engineer Battalion, Alpha Company. He deployed to Afghanistan in 2011-2012 in support of the Global War on Terror.
Those left to cherish his memory, his wife, Spencer; parents Michael and Peggy; siblings, Joshua (Caroline) and Meagan (Michael) Guertin; and grandmother, Sandra Jane Anthony. He is predeceased by grandparents; Thomas Anthony, and Earl (Joyce) Thrower.
Michael “Mikey” Thrower lost his battle with PTS on March 5, 2017. He was 25 years old.