Michael Booysen

Obituary of Michael Andrew Booysen


In Loving Memory
Michael Andrew Booysen
(1970 – 2020)


Michael Andrew Booysen (aka Mike/Boydie), age 50, passed away peacefully on May 16, 2020 at his home in Fairfax, Virginia.

Michael was born on the 2nd of June 1970 in Durban, South Africa and is survived by both his parents Abraham and Irene Booysen, siblings Christel, Ann, late sister Helen, Bradley and Elaine, uncle to Jose, Tremayne, Enver, Preston, Brandon, Cobie, Kallyn, Lidell, Courtney, Jasmine, Jordan and Savannah, grand-uncle to Blake, Aaron, Braylee and Blaine.

Michael matriculated from Fairvale Secondary School in Durban, South Africa and graduated in Computer Science with 5 distinctions. Michael left South Africa in September of 1997 to relocate to the United States of America.

Michael's pets at the time of his passing were two Cockatiel birds named Mello & Yello. Michael loved pets, horse riding, travelling, Mathematics and Science. Although living in America he reached out to each and every one of his family and friends through various Social Media platforms. He constantly shared words of encouragement and motivation and celebrated all his nieces and nephews achievements.  His love for his family was overwhelming…may his soul rest in eternal peace!

The cremation will be taking place May 27, 2020.

A Vigil will take place at his parents home in South Africa during the time of cremation

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