Michael George Cella
Michael George Cella, age 68, of Sophia, passed away on Thursday, October 3, 2019, at Cabell Huntington Hospital. Born on May 26, 1951, in Beckley, he was the son of the late Donald George Cella and Wanda Lee Asbury.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Dennis Cella; maternal grandparents, Joe and Lucy Cella; and paternal grandparents, George Washington and Mary Lena Asbury.
Michael is survived by his brother, Donald Joe Cella and his wife, Rene; nieces, Wendy Smith and Kim Davis; nephew, Gary Ray Cella; aunts, Alice Johns and Frances Harbert; and many cousins and extended family members.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, October 9, 2019, from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm at Blue Ridge Funeral Home. Funeral Services will follow at 1:00 pm in the Chapel of Blue Ridge Funeral Home with Pastor Don Kelly officiating. Burial will be held in the McKinney Cemetery (McKinney Mountain Rd.) in Sophia.
Honoring Michael as pallbearers are Falous Asbury, Dennis Asbury, Gary Kennedy, Louie Prunesti, Roger Young and Clayton Terry.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.blueridgefuneralhome.com. Blue Ridge Funeral Home & Crematorium has the honor of serving the family.
Published on October 5, 2019


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Paul Riggs
Oct 08, 2019
I am sorry to hear about your brother and my friend. Rest in Peace Mike.
Hazel Pugh Hickok
Oct 07, 2019
So sorry for your loss. I knew Mike from Pine Lodge back in the 80s. He was a sweet heart. Prayers for peace
wanda shumate
Oct 07, 2019
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Jessica Alden
Oct 07, 2019
I’m so very sorry to hear about Michael’s passing. He was an amazing man, I took care of him for awhile at Pinelodge, he was actually one of my first residents. He was truly an amazing person with such a sweet personality an is going to be truly missed :( My prayers will be with the family.
Angela Farley
Oct 06, 2019
So sorry to hear about the passing of Michael Cella, I was sad to hear about him. I took of him for a while at Pinelodge, he was a very sweet person. My prayers are with you all.
Jon Hurley
Oct 06, 2019
Sorry to hear of the passing of brother. Sending prayers to you and your family.