- April 4, 1960 - September 5, 2016
- Alexandria, Minnesota
of Michael's Passing
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“Just heard of Mike's passing. My condolences to all his family. See you one day in Harley Heaven.
1 of 12 | Posted by: Joseph D. Barkie
“To Mike's children and grandbabies. I wish Mike and I would have reconnected much sooner than we did. I appreciate the time we talked and messaged...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Kristi Lee-Weyrauch
“After I said good-bye, I rode for you. I went through the gears, in true Mike Samsel fashion. I screamed to the sky: "Mike Samsel, don't you know I...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: JERBEAR
“Kim and I are still having a hard time believing our dear friend is gone. Wonderful memories from high school, getting married and starting our...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Deb Keller
“Our condolences & prayers are with you all. May Grandfather welcome Mike with open arms & allow him to watch over all of you.
5 of 12 | Posted by: Donna Jackson
“With a heavy heart, I say goodbye my friend I'll miss you brother !!!
6 of 12 | Posted by: Jon Jacobson (Johnny )
“Goodby my brother ! We shal craoss parhs again soon
7 of 12 | Posted by: marty baker
“I think Mike had a unique gift of what life is really about.... And touched lives of everyone... and will live on in everyone's Memories
8 of 12 | Posted by: Tony Mueller
“Mike's family, My thoughts and prayers to you all in this time of sorrow. It just doesn't seem real. My friend, you will be missed greatly. You were...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Therresa Christopherson
“I loved Mike Samsel. He was one of the kindest, biggest hearted men I have ever known. Lanae, Jake, Lynsey, Keegan, and Kelsey, you are all in my...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Jerry (Jerbear) Patterson
“To Mike's family, you have our deepest sympathies. I will miss him deeply. We had many good times together through high school and over the years. I...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Marty & Tari Burkhart
“Will miss you my friend. Cannot ride with you again. Love you nitro. Bah bam.
12 of 12 | Posted by: Dale snd Linda
Michael Francis Samsel was born on April 4, 1960, the son of Richard (Sam) and Marilyn Samsel in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was married to Lanae Samsel on January 4, 1980. Mike enjoyed restoring classic cars, motorcycles, or anything with wheels. He was an excellent pool player, great story teller (king of the one liners) and enjoyed fishing. Most of all he loved caring and helping not only his family and friends but anyone that needed a helping hand. Mike was a mechanic by trade but he also worked in the Oil Fields for twenty plus years. After he finished working at the Oil Fields he was the Service Manager at Automaxx for about ten years. Michael died on Monday, September 5, 2016. He is survived by his mother, Marilyn; two sons: Jake & Keegan; two daughters: Lynsey & Kelsey; six grandchildren, two sisters: Lisa and Patti. Memorial services will be held on Friday, September 9, 2016, 11:00 a.m. at the Anderson Funeral Home. Burial will be at St. Mary's Cemetery in Alexandria. Arrangements are with the Anderson Funeral Home.