FLETCHER - Funeral service for Michael Brownfield, 52, of Polson, Mont., was held Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017, at the Fletcher Assembly of God Church with Brother Scott Carper, officiating. Burial was at the Fletcher Cemetery under the direction of the Fletcher Funeral Home. Mr. Brownfield passed away on Monday, Dec. 11, 2017, at his home in Polson, Mont., after courageously battling leukemia for two years. He was born Feb. 6, 1965, at Fort Sill to Wesley and Audrey (Baucum) Brownfield. He grew up in Fletcher and graduated from Fletcher High School in 1983. Michael served his country in the United States Army Reserves for six years. He worked for Elliot Mobile Homes until becoming employed by LORAM Maintenance of Way in May of 1990. Throughout the last 27 years, Michael worked his way up to become the Assistant Regional Manager of Operations and was able to travel all over the world for the company. He was very well respected by all his peers as a teacher and mentor for his abilities. Michael married Michaelene Irwin on Oct. 8, 2011. He was not only a great husband and provider but her best friend. The two attended Polson Four Square Church for the last 3 ½ years. He enjoyed building legos, taking pictures, woodworking, drawing, telling stories and riding his Harley. Of all the things he liked to do, being with his family and his two dogs, Mya and Teton, were his favorites. Michael had the kind of personality where he never met a stranger. Everywhere he went, he made new friends. He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend and will be dearly missed by all those who had the privilege of knowing him. He is survived by his wife, Michaelene Brownfield, of the home; a stepson, Jeff Christinsen and his wife Nicole, of Ohio; a stepdaughter, Rachel Zander and her husband Phil, of Alaska; two brothers: Jim Brownfield and his wife Pat, of Fletcher, and Bobby Brownfield, of Apache; Two sisters: Rosie Reynolds and her husband Rick, of Ardmore and Linda McCue, of Fletcher; a brother-in-law, Wiley Gene Mahan, of Fletcher; a grandson, Elijah Christinsen; and numerous nieces and nephews and greatnieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents: Wesley and Audrey Brownfield; a sister, Dianne Mahan; and a niece, Faith Brownfield.