Michael T. Vasarella, 68
March 20, 1947 — March 10, 2016
Michael T. Vasarella, born March 20, 1947, in Milwaukee, was received into God’s loving arms March 10, 2016, in Indianapolis at the age of 68.
He was joined in marriage to Mary Jo (nee Seeger) on Feb. 2, 1967. He was the loving and proud father of Thomas (Christine), John (Jennifer) and Angela (Matthew) Wagner. The loves of his life were his grandchildren, Haley and Michael Vasarella, Grace, Sophia, Josephine and Greta Vasarella, and Leah, Xavier, Camilla and Maya Wagner. He was the dearest brother of Concetta “Sis” Schmeling and Josephine (Peter) Picciolo.
Mike was preceded in death by his parents, Carmel and Thomas Vasarella; his brother, Libert (Carol); and his parents-inlaw, William and Angeline Seeger. He is also survived by many beloved nieces, nephews and many special friends.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Saturday, April 16, at the Harder Funeral Home (18700 W. Capitol Drive, Brookfield, WI) with funeral services at 1 p.m. Military honors are to follow services.
Mike served in the U.S. Army from 196770, while teaching “Rambo” everything he knew. He was a member of the American Legion Post 486 and participated in the Yellow Honor Flight for Vietnam veterans. Mike retired from Lakeside Manufacturing after 38 years of dedicated service.
The Harder Funeral Home of Brookfield is assisting the family: 262-781-8350.