Mike Bina

Funeral Director

Mike has been with Downing & Lahey since 2001, after serving his apprenticeship with us. He earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from Emporia State University, a Bachelor’s Degree in Medical Technology from the University of Kansas Medical Center, and an Associates in Mortuary Science from Kansas City Kansas Community College. Originally from Marion, Mike and his wife, Gretchen, have three children. In his free time, Mike enjoys attending his children sporting events, exercising, spending time with family, and going to Mass at Church of the Resurrection Catholic Church.



What our families say about Mike:

  • “Mike Bina continues to be a superb staff member of the Downing & Lahey team!” ~ Michael
  • “Mike Bina was amazing to work with and made our family feel very comfortable. He is very good at his job and I would recommend him to anyone.” ~ Katie
  • “Mike Bina did a spectacular job and made it as beautiful as possible for such a devastating time.” ~Bob