Funeral services set for Sean Vardell

Sean Darrel Vardell, age 38, passed away on Saturday, May 11, 2024, in Catawba County.

He was born on Tuesday, February 4, 1986, in Wood County, Wis. Sean was known for his passion for engineering and mechanical skills, his love for racing outlaw carts and sprint cars, his enjoyment of riding motorcycles, and being a farmer with a huge heart for animals, especially donkeys, horses, cows, and goats.

His affection extended to his beloved pets as well. Sean graduated from NASCAR Tech in 2007 and was a dedicated engineer with Burnett Promotions and finished his career as foreman. He was of the Christian faith.
He was preceded in death by his father, Steve Vardell.

Sean’s memory will forever be cherished by his surviving family and friends. He is survived by his wife Terra Gedeon Vardell, daughter Vayda Quinn Vardell, stepdaughter Raina Fox, mother Belinda Vardell, brother Corey Vardell, sister Bailee Vardell, nieces Zooey Vardell and Skylar Walker. Additionally, Sean leaves behind friends like brothers, Mark Goin, Erick Harps and Jeremy Burnett.

Sean Darrel Vardell will be remembered for the love he had for his family and the joy he found in spending time with them. His dedication to his work and his passion for racing was inspirational to those around him.

Services to honor and celebrate Sean’s life will be held on Sunday, May 19, 2024. A visitation will take place from 2-4 p.m. followed by a funeral service at 4 p.m. at Millbridge Speedway, 6670 Mooresville Road, Salisbury, NC, 28147. Pastor Justin Siniard will officiate. Sean’s family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

Inurnment will be with the family.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family at Alexander Funeral Service, PO Box 40, Taylorsville, NC, 28681.

May Sean Darrel Vardell rest in peace knowing that he touched the lives of many with his kindness, passion, and selflessness.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Alexander Funeral and Cremation Service.

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