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“missing you cuz ”
1 of 15 | Posted by: David Schatz - Glenshaw, PA

“missing you cuz ”
2 of 15 | Posted by: David Schatz - Glenshaw, PA

“Rick was a good man. He is a loss to many.My deepest condolences to all.Charna ”
3 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“Brenda, We are so very sorry to hear this sad news. You have our deepest sympathy and a big hug! Helene and Jessica Baker ”
4 of 15 | Posted by: Helene Baker - Clifton Forge, VA

“Brenda,We were very saddened to hear of your beloved husband's passing. You will be in our thoughts and prayers.Love,Heidi (Bieber) Marshall ”
5 of 15 | Posted by: Heidi and Wes Marshall - CT

“It seems like yesterday we were dancing at your wedding. The two of you were blessed to have found each other and had such a wonderful life together....Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Phyllis Schatz - Pittsburgh, PA

“Sorry to hear the bad news. My love to you, Brenda and to Rick's mother and sister. I will always cherish our times at the beach ”
7 of 15 | Posted by: Richard Ravich - Palm Desert, CA

“Brenda, I'm so very sorry. I know the pain of such a loss. And I'm sure I'm one of many friends keeping you in our prayers and our hearts. Sending...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Mary Wilson

“Brenda, we are so sorry for your loss. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. Nancy & Joel Zimmerman ”
9 of 15 | Posted by: Nancy & Joel Zimmerman

“Brenda ~ So very sorry to hear of the passing of Rick. It was always a pleasure to see you and Rick.Love, Debbie Ofshay ”
10 of 15 | Posted by: Debbie Ofshay - West Hartford, CT

“The world is a much sadder place without Richie. We will miss you! ”
11 of 15 | Posted by: Nancy Desjardins - Chicopee, MA

“Bren, I am shocked to hear this. I wish I could be there for you. My deepest heartfelt sympathy to you, Alice and Judy on the loss of a wonderful,...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: Rhonda Cordova - Venice, FL

“Brenda and Family,So sorry to hear of your loss and wishing you peace and comfort in the memories you shared together. Jennifer Smith Georgiades ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“I was saddened to hear of the passing of Rick. Please except my deepest condolences.Faith Singer Murak ”
14 of 15 | Posted by: faith murak - plainville, CT

“I didn't get to know Rick very well as we had all gone our separate ways by the time he became a part of our family. He was a very nice guy and a...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: Brian Miller


MASSA. Richard L. Massa, 63, of Windsor Locks, beloved husband of Brenda (Weiser) Massa passed away Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at Hartford Hospital. Born in Springfield, MA son of Alice (Lovotti) Massa of Feeding Hills, MA and the late Louis Massa. Richard grew up in Agawam, MA graduating from Agawam High School with the class of 1971, he lived in West Hartford and South Windsor before moving to Windsor Locks four years ago. Before retiring last year, he had been employed 42 years with Kapstone Container Co., West Springfield, MA formerly known as Longview Fiber Co. He was also a member of the Graphic Communication Conference International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local # 3N. He was a member of the Springfield Elks Lodge # 61 for 24 years. Richard and Brenda's love story began at Old Colony Beach, Old Lyme, CT where they happily enjoyed spending every summer. Besides Brenda, his wife of 23 years and his mother, Alice he is survived by a sister, Judith Massa of Feeding Hills, MA. His family will receive friends Thursday, January 26, 2017 from 4-7 PM at Carmon Poquonock Funeral Home, 1816 Poquonock Ave. (Rt. 75), Poquonock section of Windsor. Funeral services will be Friday, January 27, 2017, 10:30 AM, at the Carmon Poquonock Funeral Home. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, West Hartford. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Palliative Medicine, c/o Funds Development Hartford Hospital, 80 Seymour St., P.O. Box 5037, Hartford, CT 06102.