The different spaces on the blocks represent interests, activities, and parts of Michael’s life. Michael was an avid sportsman. He loved staying busy and being involved. One block represents family: father, mother, sister. Wildstreet was his CB handle.
The black and gold were his high school colors. BDM was where he was employed as a firemarker and 26 was his call number. Kappa Alpha was his fraternity at Northwestern University.