Mike Detjen


Age: 60

retired soccer coach who often appeared as a close friend of business partner Matt Roloff and helped the Roloff family chronicled on TLC's reality show Little People, Big World, who had recently taken early retirement to help Roloff start a company that sold kits to hotels to make rooms more accessible for people with dwarfism.

Cause of Death: After suffering a torn aorta

Born: February 3, 1948

Died: June 5, 2008

Hillsboro, Oregon