Palbicki, Michael E. Sr, age 75 of Minneapolis, passed away March 1, 2018. 50 year member of Pipefitters Union Local 539. USMC veteran and past Commander of American Legion Laidlaw Post #1 and lifetime member of VFW and DAV. Survived by wife of 53 years Elaine; sons Mike Jr. (Rebecca), Robert (Judy) and Douglas (Becca); grandchildren Ashley, Heidi, Cody, Kyle, Lincoln, Delainey and Griffin; siblings Pat, Richard, William and Gigi; many nieces and nephews. Visitation Wednesday March 7 from 5:00-8:00pm at First Memorial Waterston Chapel, 4343 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN (612)825-4567. Funeral service Thursday March 8 at 11:00am with visitation 10:00-11:00 at Church of the Incarnation, 3817 Pleasant Ave So, Minneapolis, MN. Private interment Ft. Snelling National Cemetery. A special thank you to the VA Hospital for the wonderful care given to Michael for over 50 years. In lieu of flowers memorials preferred to donors choice.