Demon Nation mourns the loss of Mike Filkill. Mike was a great athlete for the Demons starring in both football and baseball at WHS. Upon graduating from WHS, he attended West Virginia University where he was a backup quarterback to eventual NFL QB, Jeff Hostetler. He converted religiously to become a Mormon and went on a 2 year mission followed by 2 years on the baseball team at Brigham Young University. While at WHS, Mike was named First Team All State quarterback ahead of Cleveland Brown great, Bernie Kosar. He was described as a humble and great guy.
Viewing hours will be from 6 pm to 8 pm on Thursday, March 8th and 11:00 am to 11:30 am on Friday, March 9th at the the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints on Westwood Road in Westlake, Ohio.