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William James Vasey

December 1, 1983 ~ January 27, 2019 (age 35)

William James Vasey of Mohegan Lake, New York passed away suddenly on Sunday, January 27, 2019 at his residence in his 35th year.  The first born child of James and Rita Vasey, he was welcomed into the world on December 1, 1983.  He was the loved brother of Peter (Chelsea) and Mark and the loving uncle of Emma.  Bill was the first born grandchild of his surviving grandparents, Robert and Martha Schirg.  His deceased grandparents are William and Florence Vasey and Frances Schirg Chapin.  He leaves behind his beloved wife, Michelle (nee Labrecque).  Bill was a graduate of The Harvey School in Katonah, New York.  He followed his passion for tropical fish by majoring in aquaculture at the University of New England in Biddeford, Maine where he met his wife, Michelle.  Bill loved all living creatures and found joy in fishing.  His kind heartedness and generosity will be missed by all whose lives he touched.


Family and friends are invited to Pleasant Manor Funeral Home, Inc. 575 Columbus Avenue Thornwood, New York 10594 on Saturday, February 2, 2019 from 2:00 - 5:00 PM for visitation. 


~ In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you please consider a donation in Bill's memory to the Alliance for a Living Ocean Foundation ~

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Donations may be made to:

Alliance for a Living Ocean
P.O. Box 2250, Long Beach Township NJ 08008

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