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Michael A. VanTassel

November 11, 1950 ~ November 3, 2021 (age 70)


Michael A. VanTassel, 70, of Pine Plains, passed away peacefully on November 3, 2021 at home. He was born in Catskill, on November 11, 1950 to the late William and Dora (Lennon) VanTassel. In 1969, Michael joined the United States Marine Corp. where he served Honorably until 1975. After which he did various carpentry jobs throughout the local area. He also worked as a landscaper and took an interest in flowers, and gardening. An avid pool player who played on various leagues in both Columbia and Dutchess counties.

Michael is survived by his three sisters; Shirley Brady, of Niskayuna, Lois Bogue, of Pine Plains, and Sharlene Wiser, of Georgia. His brother, Elwood VanTassel, of Catskill, in addition to many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Besides his parents he was also predeceased by his brothers, Gerald, William Jr., John and Donald VanTassel. Also, by one sister, Marie VanTassel.

In keeping with Michael’s wishes no formal services will be observed.

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