Dale William Massey
February 16, 1939 - April 6, 2017
Dale William Massey, 78, of Quincy, passed away Thursday, April 6, 2017 at his home. He was born February 16, 1939 in Adrian, Michigan to Adelbert and Mildred (Collins) Massey. Dale married Patricia Ann Hurd on November 9, 1963 and she preceded him in death on February 19, 2010.
He graduated from Coldwater High School in 1959 and then went on to serve his country in the United States Army. Dale retired from BDS after being employed with them for several years. Dale was active in Branch County 4H and had been an original member of the Branch County Sheriff’s Pose for 16 years. He was also an Associate Member Blue Star Mothers and a member of Hillsdale County Bowmen. Dale was competitive in archery, enjoyed riding and training horses and farming.
Dale is survived by one son, Todd (Dia) Massey of Quincy; brother, Harold (Diane) Massey of Coldwater; nephews, Shaun (Luann) Massey, Chad (Alison) Massey and Jim (Carol) Barnes; niece, Tammie (Norm) Olson; and three grandchildren, Jacob Massey, Tyler Massey and Ethan Massey.
In addition to his wife, Patricia Ann Massey, Dale was preceded in death by his parents and niece, Gina L. Massey.
Graveside services for Dale Williams Massey will be Friday, April 14, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Lakeview Cemetery in Quincy. The family will receive friends for visitation on Thursday, April 13, 2017 from 2-4 and 6-8 at the Eagle Funeral Home-George White Chapel in Quincy.
Memorial donations may be made to Gina Massey Memorial Scholarship Fund or Branch County Humane Society.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Eagle Funeral Home-George White Chapel in Quincy.
Visitation: Thursday, April 13, 2017 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Eagle Funeral Home-George White Chapel in QuincyGet Directions
Graveside Service: Friday, April 14, 2017 11:00 AMLakeview CemeteryGet Directions