Daniel Omar MASSIE Sr.


News Death Notice

MASSIE Sr., Daniel Omar 81 of Springfield went home to be with the Lord on February 28, 2014 in the Springfield Regional Medical Center following a lengthy illness. He born in Alcony, Ohio on June 25, 1932, the son of John and Eloise Massie. He proudly served his country in the US Navy during the Korean War. He was a member of Beatty Freewill Baptist Church. Dan retired from Unisys Corp. as a computer tech with 40 years of service. In his spare time he enjoyed camping, listening to Bluegrass, spending time on his computer, but most especially singing at church. He was preceded in death by his parents, son Daniel O. Massie, Jr., grandson Dustin Madden, brother Robert Massie, brothers-in-law Harry Saunders and Jerry Tiffner. Dan is survived by his wife of 16 years Julie Blevins Massie; son Jerry (Marylou) Kohl; daughters Sharmin Madden and Sandra (Eldon) Miles; step son Paul Blevins; step daughters Catherine Blevins and Sue Perdue; sisters Betty Saunders and Marsha Tiffner; grandsons Michael and Lee Miles; sister-in-law Joan Massie and many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4-8 PM in the Freewill Baptist Church, where a service to honor Dan will be Thursday at 11:00 AM with Pastor Steve Wallace officiating. Entombment to follow in Rose Hill Mausoleum. Memorial contributions are requested to the Beatty Freewill Baptist Church 3107 Springfield-Xenia Road Springfield, Ohio 45506-3925. RICHARDS, RAFF & DUNBAR MEMORIAL HOME has been entrusted with the final arrangements. Expressions of sympathy may be made at www.richardsraffanddunbar.com

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Published in Springfield News-Sun from Mar. 2 to Mar. 3, 2014