|Vasa a Marine Corps boot camp graduate|
|Written by Holyoke Enterprise|
Pvt. Brent Vasa, age 19 of Holyoke, graduated from United States Marine Corps boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot in San Diego, Calif. on Dec. 14.
Attending the graduation ceremony were parents Pat and Danette Vasa and sister Jacklyn Day and her husband Luke.
Vasa successfully completed 13 weeks of intensive basic training at MCRD as one of 87 recruits in Platoon 2115.
Following 15 days home on leave, he reported to Camp Pendelton for two months of Infantry Training Battalion then Military Occupation Specialty School.
Vasa is a 2012 graduate of Haxtun High School and is the son of Pat and Danette Vasa of Holyoke. He is the grandson of John and Lillian Vasa of Holyoke and Dale and Evelyn Reyher of Haxtun.
Holyoke Enterprise January 17, 2013