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William Massie

West Point VFW Member

William Joseph Massie of West Point died Wednesday, Dec. 26, after a short battle with cancer. He was 77.

Mr. Massie was born June 18, 1935, in Oakland. He loved playing golf at Mace Meadows and was an avid Oakland A’s fan.

He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Eleanor; daughter Danielle (Frank) Bianchi; son Michael Massie; his brother, Gerald Massie; five granddaughters and three great-grandchildren.

A celebration of life will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post in West Point. Donations in Mr. Massie’s memory can be made to Blue Mountain Coalition for Youth and Families, P.O. Box 41, West Point, CA 95255.

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