Douglas R. Massey

Quincy, WA

Douglas R. Massey, 72, of Quincy, WA, went home to our Lord and Saviour, on June 7, 2021, surrounded by family and friends. Doug was born on February 2, 1949, to Joseph and Paulina Massey, in Chehalis, WA. After graduating from Desales Catholic High School, in 1968, he went on to join the Marine Corps. He served for one year, before he was called home to help on the family farm. From there, he went on to work for Western Farmers. When they went under, he was offered a job with Cenex, where he worked for over 20 years, before retiring.

In May of 1971, he met his wife-to-be, Pamela. They wasted no time and were married July 3, 1971. They raised two children together. A son, Michael Massey, and a daughter, Shawna Rookstool.

After retiring, Doug enjoyed traveling, hunting, fishing, and spending as much time as he could with family.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Joe and Paulina Massey; brothers: Wayne, George, Gary, Joe, Lee, and Don Massey; and sisters: Bernice Waltz and Kathy Roloff. He is survived by wife, Pamela; children: Michael Massey and wife, Kristina Massey, and Shawna Rookstool and husband, Todd Rookstool; grandchildren: MaKayla Lange, MaKinna Young, Madeline Massey, Meredith Massey, Clark Rookstool, Margot Massey, and Maurine Massey; great-grandchildren: Waylon Young, Kash Young, and Lindsey Lange; brothers: Clayton, Bob, and Norm Massey; sister, Fay Flag; as well as numerous nieces; nephews; cousins; and friends.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., on Saturday, July 10, 2021, at the Quincy Free Methodist Church, 301 I St. SW, Quincy, WA, 98848. Please leave a memory for the family or sign their online guestbook at www.scharbachs.com. Scharbachs Columbia Funeral Home, Quincy, WA, is assisting the family with arrangements.

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