The following obituary was provided by Russell J. Boyle and Son Funeral Homes.
Michael J. Wetzel of Johnston passed away Monday, Jan. 21 with family and loved ones at his side. He was 51 years old.
Born in Providence, he was son of Edmund F. Wetzel, Jr. and the late Claire (DeStefano) Wetzel. Aside from his father, he leaves behind three sons – Vincent A. Wetzel, Cameron M. Wetzel, and Jaymes T. Wetzel. Additionally, he leaves behind his siblings Steven E. Wetzel, Diane M. Wetzel and Alesia J. Payne, along with two nephews.
Wetzel was the owner and operator of J&C Auto Sales, Inc.
A Mass will be celebrated on Friday at 10 a.m., in Holy Apostle Church, 800 Pippin Orchard Road, Cranston, to which relatives and friends are invited. Visiting hours and flowers are respectfully omitted.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Home & Hospice Care of Rhode Island, 1085 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02904 in Michael’s memory would be appreciated. Arrangements by Russell J. Boyle & Son.