Michael Wexler, age 74, of Johns Creek passed away Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, after a recent illness.

He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., but from the age of 15 grew up in Monroe, where he later had his dental practice for over 20 years. He served as a captain in the Army during the Vietnam War. Michael graduated from the University of Georgia and Emory University. He was an avid tennis player and faithful fan of Georgia football, enjoyed traveling, and, most important, was a loving husband and father.

Michael is survived by his wife, Sharon Berlye Wexler, and his two sons, Ryan Wexler of Roswell and Raegan Wexler of Mableton. Sign the online guestbook at www.edressler.com. The graveside funeral was held Friday, Oct. 6, at Green Lawn Cemetery in Roswell with Rabbi Spike Anderson officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be sent to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society or the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation. Arrangements by Dressler’s Jewish Funeral Care, 770-451-4999.