Michael David Calinski, 63, a resident of Cape Coral, FL passed away Sunday, January 29, 2017 in Cape Coral. He was born February 23, 1953 in Tacoma, WA to John and Olga Calinski, now deceased.
Michael spent the last 25 years on Captiva, often on the beach or fishing from a dock, near Blind Pass. He was a marine biologist and a fisherman. He founded The Marine Habitat Foundation to improve conditions for marine life in the bay and gulf waters. Michael lived for marine biology, to catch fish, collect mollusks, and invertebrates.
He is survived by sisters, Hilda and Lena.
A Memorial Service will be held later in the year.
Friends are invited to send condolences via the on-line guest book which can be found at www.MullinsMemorial.com.
Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.