June 20, 1963 - June 10, 2017
Perry Jay Massie, 53 of Mechanicsburg, passed away on Saturday, June 10, 2017 in the Springfield Medical Center.
He was born on June 20, 1963 in Columbus, Ohio to Ernie and Mary Massie.
Jay was a firefighter with the Mechanicsburg Fire Department for 30 years. He loved softball, golfing, and collecting hats. Jay was an avid Browns, Reds, and Ohio State fan and most of all he loved to spend time with his grandsons.
Jay is survived by his wife, Pam Massie; sons, Jeremy (Leslie) Massie and Gary (Emma) Massie; grandchildren, Connor Massie and Toby Massie; brother, Ray (Barb) Massie; and several nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 6 to 8 PM on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 in SKILLMAN, MCDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg. Funeral service will be held at 11 AM on Thursday, June 15, 2017 in the funeral home with Rev. Clay Baldwin officiating.
Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanicsburg.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of Skillman, McDonald, & Vernon Funeral Home.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.
My heart goes out to you during this time of sorrow. I will always remember him with that grin on his face, you just knew he was up to something or about to say something that would make everyone laugh. He will be missed. My love and prayers are with you.
Sending you sympathies during this time and after. Jay was a great guy who took great care of the teachers he worked with. He was always really friendly and gave a us a bright spot at the end of a hectic teacher day.