Michael L. Haensel, 68, of Taylorville, died on Wednesday, December 29, 2010 at Taylorville Memorial Hospital. He was born January 8, 1942 in Springfield, the son of Ruth Haensel. He married Judith Barnes on January 19, 1963. He is preceded in death by his mother: Ruth Coomer and his stepfather: Lloyd Coomer.
Michael is survived by his wife Judith Haensel; 1 daughter: Amy (Vic) Hackler of Taylorville, 1 son: Michael (Pam) Haensel of Normal; 2 grandchildren: Kayla and Sally of Normal; 1 sister: Pat (Carl) Krueger of Pleasant Plains, 1 brother: Robert (Debbie) Coomer of Springfield and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Michael was of the Methodist faith. He was in the Army Reserves. He was a member of Local #17 Heat and Frost Insulators and an avid sports fan. He retired as an insulator working for various companies. Michael has been a resident of Taylorville since 1997 and formerly of Coal City for 20 years.
Visitation: 9-11 a.m, Monday, January 3, 2011 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 11:00 am, Monday, January 3, 2011 at Staab Funeral Home with Vaughn Beeman officiating. Burial will be in Oak Ridge Cemetery.
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