Michael J. Vasel Sr.

Michael J. Vasel Sr., 57, New Oxford, formerly of Altoona, passed away

Jan. 30, 2021, after struggling with several medical issues.

He was born June 21, 1963, at Altoona Hospital.

Surviving are his father, George Vasel Sr. and mother, Peg Vasel; sisters, Lisa Spicer and Angel Vasel; his former wife, Gretchen Vasel; four children, Amanda Vasel, Jennifer Vasel, Michael J. Vasel Jr. and Daylee Vasel; and six beloved grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his brother, George Vasel Jr.

Michael worked in the mental health field for nearly 30 years and impacted the lives of many.

A memorial will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, June 20, 2021, at Valley View County Park, Altoona.