Michael Wayne Elroy Pryor

Jan. 5, 1969 – Feb. 27, 2022

Michael Wayne Elroy Pryor, 53, of Noblesville, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2022.

He was born on Jan. 5, 1969 at Ellsworth Airforce Base in Rapid City, South Dakota.

Mr. Pryor was an IT specialist, mechanic and successful hunter. He enjoyed fishing, motorcycles, and reading Tolkien Books. He loved spending time with his children and grandchildren. He also enjoyed attending concerts with his friends Bob, Kirsten, Jeff, Debi, Mike, Barry, Chri, and anyone else who tagged along. Mr. Pryor’s favorite concerts were Rush and Chevelle.

Survivors include his father, Steven Pryor; mother Karen (Don) Payne; sister Carolyn (Jim) Ramey; uncle Gregory Pryor; daughters Amber (Eric) Kaufman, Ashly (Rob) Pryor and Dani Pryor; son Michael (Abby) Pryor; and grandchildren Sabena, Laurelai and Tobias Kaufman.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Greg Pryor.

Services are scheduled to be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 5, 2022 at Randall & Roberts Funeral Center, 1685 Westfield Road in Noblesville. Visitation is scheduled to run from 11 a.m. to the time of service at the funeral home.

The Pryor family asks that those attending wear camo, jeans, or concert clothing.

Memorial contributions may be made to National Rifle Association of America, 11250 Waples Mill Road, Fairfax, Va. 22030, Condolences can be made online at