Willard C Massey


Died: March 31, 2013
Willard C. “Red” Massey, age 82, of East Peoria, passed away Sunday March 31, 2013 at 8:31 p.m. at Rosewood Care Center in East Peoria. He was born Dec. 25, 1930 in Greeneville, TN to Lark and Myrtle (Tweed) Massey. He married Dolores Cordes Feb. 27, 1954 in Eureka, IL. She survives along with one daughter, Angela (Jim) Hamann of Pekin, two sons: Micheal Massey of Washington, Andrew Massey of Spartanburg, SC, two grandchildren: Drew Sims of Spartanburg, Rihanna Hamann of Pekin, one sister, Shirley (Jack) Kelly of San Antonio, TX, and numerous nieces and nephews. Willard was a United States Air Force veteran and worked for Caterpillar, Inc. for 30 years retiring in 1982. He was a member of the UAW 974, the Peoria Horseshoe Club, and was an avid hunter. Cremation rites have been accorded. A Celebration of Life service will take place Monday April 8, 2013 at 11 a.m. at Remmert Funeral Home in East Peoria. A visitation will be one hour prior to the services. Memorials may be made to the charity of your choice. Please view Willard’s obituary online at www.RemmertFuneralHome.com

Remmert Funeral Home

521 E Washington St
East Peoria, IL