Brian “Joshua” Michel, age 29, of Bryan, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, March 14, 2020. He graduated from Hilltop High School in 2009 and attended Owens Community College. Brian was a very talented self taught tattoo artist and was previous employed as a commercial roofer at Advanced Roofing. He had a great love for animals, especially his puppies, tattoos, skateboarding, drawing, fishing and watching UFC fights. Brian was a kind soul who was spiritual, very intelligent, talented and artistic, who had beautiful sparkling green eyes and was loved by many.
Brian was born August 11, 1990, in Bryan, the son of Brian Peter and Lisa J. (Fleming) Michel. He is survived by his parents, Brian and Lisa, of Bryan; one sister, Tara (Trent) Michel, of Dayton, Ohio; several aunts, uncles and cousins; and many friends that he loved very deeply. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Renate Michel; maternal grandfather, Tom Fleming; and one aunt, Deb Finnigan.
Services celebrating the life of Brian will be private with a public memorial service to be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Brian’s name are requested to the Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center, 27 Moorish Avenue, Toledo, Ohio 43604.