|Birth: ||Jan. 21, 1963|
|Death: ||Jul. 22, 2002|
Watertown Daily Times - July 24, 2002
The funeral for Michael R. Massia, 39, Van Rensselaer Road, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Notre Dame Church, Ogdensburg, with the Rev. F. James Shurtleff officiating. Burial will be in Foxwood Memorial Park, Ogdensburg.
Mr. Massia was pronounced dead Monday at Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center, Ogdensburg, from injuries he suffered in a motorcycle-SUV collision in the town of Lisbon.
Born Jan. 21, 1963, Ogdensburg, son of Robert and Kathryn Caufield Massia , he graduated in 1981 from Ogdensburg Free Academy, where he was a member of the wrestling team.
He attended Plattsburgh State University College. In 1985, he enlisted in the Army and served in Korea and Fort Bragg, N.C., with the 82nd Airborne. He participated in boxing while in the service.
After an honorable discharge, he attended Canton College of Technology, where he earned a degree in construction engineering. Mr. Massia was an electric lift operator at Acco USA, Ogdensburg.
He married Karen Bouchard on Aug. 26, 1989, at St. Mary's Cathedral, Ogdensburg, with the Rev. James Delbel officiating. The marriage ended in divorce.
Mr. Massia enjoyed hunting, fishing and golf.
Surviving besides his parents are two daughters, his companion, three sisters, and his paternal grandmother.
Foxwood Memorial Park
St. Lawrence County
New York, USA
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Record added: Jun 01, 2009
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